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Levelling up to climate change

Our parks team is trialling the use of biochar at The Level open space to make the surface more resilient, nourish the soil and lock in carbon.

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Taking forward our climate actions

We declared a climate and biodiversity emergency in 2018 and have been working on more actions to reduce emissions, provide clean energy and enhance natural habitats.

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Explore The Living Coast by Bike

You can now visit the South Downs, towns and coast of Brighton & Hove known as The Living Coast, the UK’s only urban UNESCO World Biosphere Region, by bike.