Environmental restoration

My Urban Green

By SDRN on 29th February 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: UK-wide

AIM: To (re)connect urban communities with their environment through active involvement in shaping the future development, maintenance and management of local ‘Greener Living Spaces’, created by Marks and Spencer and Groundwork over the last three years.

Hill Holt Wood

By SDRN on 29th February 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: 34-acre deciduous woodland situated on the Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire border.

AIM: To manage an environmentally sustainable community woodland, run a locally-valued and economically-viable social enterprise, share experiences and learning, and to be a responsible employer.

Earn Your Travel Back

By SDRN on 23rd February 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: London.

AIM: To encourage young people to respect and value their concessionary travel and to learn about the benefits of environmental volunteering and positive community participation.

United Futures

By SDRN on 14th December 2011
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: North-west England.

AIM: To improve areas of neglected public space and help to make neighbourhoods cleaner, greener and more confident.

Edward Square

By SDRN on 7th December 2011
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: Islington, London

AIM: To protect and restore the site of a former Victorian town square, using the arts to encouraging community engagement and ownership.

Railway Land Nature Reserve

By SDRN on 25th October 2011
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: Near Lewes, East Sussex

AIM:  The key aims of the Railway Land Nature Reserve are to: encourage learning and knowledge building about ecological restoration and biodiversity conservation; to conserve the biodiversity and highly valued nature within the site; to facilitate community participation in the process; to generate public interest in the beauty, history and character of Lewes and its surrounding area; and to create local and international connections.

STATUS: Ongoing.

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