Cumbernauld Living Landscape is a new initiative which aims to enhance, restore and reconnect green areas of the town. Parks, woodlands and gardens are crucial to the well-being of both people and wildlife and we need to ensure they are at the heart of the town’s future. These green spaces provide clean air, water and retreats from the busyness of everyday life. Without them, neither wildlife nor people can flourish.
The project vision is shared by neighbouring landowners the Scottish Wildlife Trust, North Lanarkshire Council and Forestry Commission Scotland. By working with communities in an area of over 55,000 people, the programme will:
Through a range of different projects there are opportunities to get involved in the Living Landscape. You can come and get your hands dirty at one of our weekend volunteer session or put your knowledge to good use at our urban design workshops. There are opportunities to develop your skills through the internship and trainee programmes run with our partners. To find out about the latest opportunities please visit our website.
If you would like to find out more detail about the project please contact Ian Mackenzie, the Project Development Manager, on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0131 312 7765.
The Scottish Wildlife Trust would not exist without the help of its members and supporters.
The Scottish Wildlife Trust is a company limited by guarantee, registered in Scotland (registered number SC040247), having its registered office at