Our city’s shared plan to tackle climate change

Events

The contribution of trees and Green Infrastructure to creating resilient cities

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 08:30 to 15:30

This free, informative seminar will bring together planners, developers, landscape architects, GI professionals, housing associations and local authorities to look at how trees and other GI can contribute to creating resilient, sustainable cities for the future.

 

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Victorian Eco Activism, Manchester and the Birth of the RSPB

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 19:00 to 20:30

Victorian England. A time of hurtling change for the country, the landscape, and for both women and men. 

Urbanisation is on the rise, the natural world is under threat as never before – yet there are no laws in place to protect it. Step forward the gentleman naturalist.. and the middle class lady campaigner. Though their worlds were different in many ways, these two groups networked and collaborated for the cause of bird protection in Britain. 

 

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