Landscapes for Life - Conference 2015
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The Seventeenth Annual Conference took place on Tuesday 30th June - Thursday 2nd July in Winchester, Hampshire.
All sessions and postings from the 2015 conference are archived below.

Reflections on the Landscapes for Life Conference 2015 by Howard Davies, CEO NAAONB

After the close of the conference Howard Davies, CEO of NAAONB shares an overview of the Landscapes for Life Conference 2015.

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Conference Closing slide show

The closing slideshow from Landscapes for Life Conference 2015.

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Landscape for Life Awards

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony-9

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Landscapes for Life Awards Ceremony

Fourteen people who between them have given 394 years service to AONBs today received recognition for their work.
The Landscapes for Life Award recognises those who have contributed 20 years or more to the conservation and enhancement of Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs).
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Question and Answers Panel Debate

A ‘Question Time’ panel debate with Howard Davies (NAAONB), Mat Roberts (Interserve), Ian Glover (National Grid), Carly Wood (University of Essex) and Tom Munro (Dorset AONB).
Listen to the audio from the session below the text transcription of q&a’s.

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Video – Nature, Health and Wellbeing – Dr Carly Wood

Video of the presentation by Dr Carly Wood, Lecturer in Sports and Exercise Science, University of Essex.
The presentation slides from Carly’s talk can be viewed here.

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Nature, Health and Wellbeing – What does the research show? – Dr Carly Wood, University of Essex

Dr Carly Wood, Lecturer in Sports and Exercise Science, University of Essex presented at the conference on Nature, Health and Wellbeing – What does the research show? Her talk focussed on the value and relevance of Protected Landscapes to the health and wellbeing of society.
She currently works within the Centre for Sport and Exercise Sciences as part of the Green Exercise Research Team implementing and managing a number of green exercise research projects.
The video of the presentation session can be viewed here.

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Film from North Wessex Downs AONB

This film from North Wessex Downs AONB was shown at the conference.

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Growing Rural Tourism in England: Our shared ambition – Lyndsey Swift, Visit England

Lyndsey Swift, Head of Strategic Partnerships and Engagement at VisitEngland‘s presentation for the conference on the value and relevance of Protected Landscape to the tourism industry. Unfortunately Lyndsey Swift was unable to attend the conference due to rail problems. Lyndsey drives forward the development and implementation of the Strategic Framework for Tourism in England – the first tourism growth strategy for England’s tourism industry in ten years.

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Video – The National Grid and the Natural Grid – Ian Glover

Video of the presentation by Ian Glover, Environmental Sustainability Manager at the National Grid.
Presentation slides can be viewed here.

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