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Which category applies to the Lake District?

The Lake District World Heritage Site Status submission will go in under the category of Cultural Landscape. The UNESCO Operational Guidelines (Revised February 2005) define cultural landscapes as representing “the combined works of nature and of man” and “they are illustrative of the evolution of human society and settlement over time, under the influence of the physical constraints and/or opportunities presented by their natural environment and of su