Environment & Climate Change
Doing what we can for the environment
How the Parish is Caring For the Environment
as individuals we need to think about the small things that we can do to reduce our carbon footprints as every small thing helps if a lot of people do them.
Only 13% of the UK is under woodland, whilst the EU average is 37%, so we have work to do!
At peak demand up to 70% of our water supply can be used in gardens. How can we use less water in our gardens this summer? Read our tips on saving...
Recycling is great but if we can reduce our usage in the first place or reuse or repurpose items how much better would that be? Read our article...
If food waste were a country, it would have the third biggest carbon footprint after the USA and China. In the UK 8.3 million tons of food is wasted by households each year.
Peatlands are the UK’s largest on land store of carbon, holding three times as much as all of our woodlands – Why we should use peat free compost.