Meet the 25-year plan pioneers

The 25-Year Environment Plan makes broad commitments to improve the environment but some of the initiatives it champions build on work already in progress. The ENDS Report takes a look at some of the pioneering projects already under way

Helicopter dropping off bas of heather brash

MoorLIFE project, Peak District and South Pennines: heather brash being airlifted onto moorland for spreading onto blanket bog to help prevent erosion

The 25-Year Environment Plan includes a series of ambitious goals, but has been criticised in some quarters for containing plans for plans. Despite this, it is still the most substantial piece of environmental policy to come out of any government since the 2011 natural environment white paper, which followed the much lauded Lawton review, published in 2010.

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