How can we create functional rural landscapes fit for the future?
Tuesday, 11 March 2014 from 18:00 to 20:30 (GMT)
Bristol, United Kingdom
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Lyndis Cole (LUC)
Carys Swanwick (NT)
Naomi Oakley (Natural England)
Chair: Merrick Denton-Thompson (LI Board and Chair of Policy and Communications Committee)
How can we create the rural landscapes we need while protecting the countryside we love. Rather than preserving a ‘Downtown Abbey’ landscape dedicated to agriculture and leisure, we will need to enable it to adapt, just as we do in cities, to make the landscape work for us all and deal with the impacts of climate change.
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