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Shaping the future of Nature Recovery: developing Local Nature Recovery Strategies


Local Nature Recovery Strategies (LNRS) are a flagship measure in the Environment Bill.  They are a new system of spatial strategies for nature which will plan, map, and help drive more coordinated, practical, focussed action and investment in nature’s recovery to build the national Nature Recovery Network.

I’ve been lucky enough to lead the Local Nature Recovery Strategy (LNRS) pilots for Natural England, working with Cornwall Council, Greater Manchester Combined Authority, Buckinghamshire Council, Cumbria County Council and Northumberland County Council. Throughout, their fantastic interest and commitment has impressed, encouraged, reassured, and inspired me in equal measure. MORE

Header image: Natural England.