Posted in Environmental Protection Forestry Landscape Architect

The Future of Forestry and Our Chance to Restructure

One of the opportunities arising from Brexit is the chance to look at and restructure our entire land-based system; most notably, leaving the Common Agricultural Policy will enable us to re-evaluate how and where our investments are made.… Read the rest

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Posted in Awards & Competitions Biodiversity Environmental Protection green infrastructure Hydrology Landscape Architect Soft landscape and planting design

Landscape architects: worth our weight in gold! by Alison Galbraith

Keith and I were fortunate enough to be invited to this year’s ICE South East England Engineering Excellence Awards 2017 as guests of Peter Brett Associates.  We collaborated with their Water Management Team on the diversion and restoration of a stretch of the Hermitage Stream in Havant, Hampshire, which was short-listed in the Sustainability and Resilience category.… Read the rest

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Posted in Biodiversity Brexit Environmental Impact Assessment Environmental Protection Landscape Architect Planning Policy

Brexit station approaching….. all change?

When we finally set off down the no doubt long and winding Brexit road, as landscape architects we are likely to notice some effects on agricultural policy, environmental law and planning law and policy.… Read the rest

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