Tag Archives: health

Exeter University study – 270 million visits made to English coastlines each year

BlueHealth researchers at Exeter University have conducted research which has revealed that around 270  million recreational visits are made to the English coast annually. The study showed that most people go to the coast for relaxation and social reasons. The majority of the visits – around 12o m in total – were for walking, with or

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Major’s legacy of 100,000 trees near Sefton coast

The Mersey Forest enewsletter for Winter 2013 is now available.  It includes an article on the conservation efforts of the retiring Camp Commandant, Major Bill Hunter, at Altcar Training Camp who has left a legacy of over 100,000 trees planted near the Sefton coast.  As well as absorbing some of the noise from the firing

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The Future of the Irish Sea: Strategies for Economic and Environmental Sustainability

Places are still available at the 4SEA Conference -The Future of the Irish Sea: Strategies for Economic and Environmental Sustainability – which is being held at on 12th and 13th March at the Welsh Government Office in Llandudno Junction, North Wales. The conference has been organised by the SUSFISH project (INTERREG 4A). It will provide an arena for

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