Aberdeen City Council Countryside Ranger Service

VIBES Award: Climate Change Adaptation Award

Sponsored by Adaptation Scotland

COMMENDATION

Highlights

  • Manages 28 countryside sites within Aberdeen
  • Recent projects to adapt to flooding related climate change and encourage biodiversity have included
    • restoration of East Tullos Burn
    • development of Seaton Park Wetland
  • Planted 230,000 trees across the city through the ‘Tree for Every Citizen’ initiative benefits include
    • sequester 12,000 tonnes of CO2 over their lifetime
    • reducing run-off, soil erosion and air pollution, managing groundwater levels, increasing biodiversity

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Energy Saving Trust
Greenvale AP
Highlands and Islands Enterprise
Edinburgh centre for carbon innovation
Pernod Ricard
Scottish Enterprise
Farne Salmon
Scottish Water
ScottishPower
SEPA
The Scottish Government
The University of Stirling, Management School
Zero Waste Scotland

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