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Local Nature Partnerships Cymru

Nature is not only beautiful but it is also fundamental to our lives. We can’t survive without it, but Wales’s natural environment is in decline and so are the benefits that it delivers. The LNP Cymru project will build a nature recovery network to help reverse this, engaging people and communities, businesses and decision-makers in both practical action and strategic planning for a healthy, resilient and nature-rich Wales

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Our Local Nature Partnerships have been rather busy behind the scenes despite the recent challenges we have faced as a result of the lockdown. We wanted to take this opportunity to give a bit of an update on what has been going on. Who doesn’t love a bit of number crunching!...

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About us

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  • We are an all-Wales network for nature’s recovery.
  • We are environmental groups, businesses, communities, public bodies and citizens.
  • We are a 3 year project coordinated by WCVA running until April 2022.
  • We are part of the efforts to make Wales a nature-rich nation that supports the nation's well-being.

What we are doing

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  • Creating new nature-based projects in communities across Wales.
  • Developing local nature plans to inform and target action.
  • Collaborating to design and deliver projects for nature’s health and the nation’s well-being.
  • Providing opportunities for volunteers to develop skills.
  • Linking with partner organisations and other sectors to maximise our reach.

How we will do it

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  • Embedding nature recovery by sharing skills and approaches.
  • Working with you to help develop more diverse partnerships.
  • Harnessing the collective resources of communities and volunteers to take action for nature.
  • Increasing the number of biological records in each area to inform nature recovery priorities.

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Our Mission is to reconnect people with nature to ensure it is protected and nurtured now and in the future

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Our Vision is a Wales rich in nature for everyone

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