Stephen McMurray (Urban Recovery, Issue 329) convincingly wrote about the social value of green spaces within our cities and the need for our policymakers to recognise the role of Nature in our mental health. In 2021 the Mental Health Foundation (MHF) demonstrated that being by water provides the biggest positive impact on people’s mental health compared to all other ways to connect with Nature.

Having had the privilege of being involved in creating the largest wetland habitat creation project of ...


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