Our submission on the Government response to the Landscapes Review Consultation
The Landscapes Review or ‘Glover Review’, published in September 2019, provided a once in a generation opportunity to understand and improve the vital role of Protected Landscapes in England. The Chilterns Conservation Board welcomed its conclusions and, in January this year, was pleased to see publication of the Government’s response to the Review. We particularly welcomed Defra Minister, Richard Benyon, emphasising the important role of Protected Landscapes in addressing many of the challenges and opportunities currently facing society.
Historic England and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty sign joint statement to conserve and celebrate iconic historic environment
England’s AONBs and Historic England have signed a joint statement outlining their ambition and intent to work together to conserve and enhance the historic and cultural environment of England’s 34 AONBs.
Buckinghamshire Council publishes hard-hitting report on pollution of the County’s rivers and chalk streams
Calling for urgent action to protect Buckinghamshire’s rivers and chalk streams, the report’s key conclusions include that the water industry is the single biggest contributor towards poor water quality in the region.