Introduction

Information relating to Cumbria’s environment can be found in these sections, including a Cumbria County Council assessment of the impact of the storms that hit the county in December 2015 and a variety of other impact documents from other partners.

 Current Cumbria Observatory Briefings, Summaries & Resources

Flooding

Cumbria County Council has produced an assessment of the impact of the storms that hit the county in December 2015 which can be found via the link below.  Additional supporting documents produced by a variety of partners can be found under the Key Documents heading.

Connectivity and journey times

The Department for Transport (DfT) produces connectivity and accessibility statistics. Information relating to journey times from residential areas to a range of key local services by public transport/walking, cycling and car across local areas in England in 2016 can be found via the DfT website here.

A briefing for connectivity statistics providing information regarding average journey times to major road junctions in 2013 can be found via the link below.

 Key Data Sources

 Key Documents

Below are links to a variety of documents produced by partners following the floods of December 2015.

Documents setting out the UK’s plan for reducing roadside nitrogen dioxide concentrations were published in July 2017 and can be found via the following link:

Air quality plan for nitrogen dioxide (NO2) in the UK (2017)

 Useful Links

 Archived Cumbria Observatory Briefings, Summaries & Resources

 Frequently Asked Questions

No frequently asked questions are provided on this page at present.