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EventsEdit

2015

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December 11 - International Mountain Day
Annual event to encourage sustainable development in mountains. W un.org

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February 2 - World Wetlands Day

2015, Wetlands for Our Future – Join us!
Annual event W ramsar.org

News and commentEdit

2013

From New York to Ealing, local parks are being given a new lease of life, november 6 [1]

2011

Map of Scotland's urban green space a world first, 14 September [2]

Community orchardsEdit

Community orchards offer a way of saving vulnerable old orchards and opportunities to plant new ones, providing places for quiet contemplation or local festivities, a reservoir of local varieties of fruit and a refuge for wild life. (see also Open spaces UK)

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References

  1. The Guardian
  2. bbc.co.uk, 14 September 2011