What We Do
We work in partnership and aim to achieve • an outstanding landscape, rich in wildlife and cultural heritage • a thriving, sustainable economy and vibrant communities • a strong connection between people and the landscape
Annual Review 2021/22
Highlights of the Annual Review 2021-22 include:
- Participation in the Plantlife led Meadow Makers project, funded by the NLHF Green Recovery Challenge Award. This project included enhancement of 11 meadow habitats in the AONB.
- The development of the Bee on the Verge project including works in the Arnside, Beetham and Yealand parishes.
- The launch of the national Farming in Protected Landscapes programme, which funded several projects within the AONB in 2021-22.
- The return of our volunteer programmes to full strength, with volunteers contributing over 3,400 hours through the course of the year.
- The delivery of the Wyrm of Trowbarrow project, bringing schoolchildren to Trowbarrow Local Nature Reserve to work with artists to create a lantern flying serpent which was paraded at Light Up Lancaster.
- The launch of the Into the Woods pilot programme, bringing students from Chadwick PRU into the AONB for weekly sessions in Silverdale.