A year on from the publication of Glover's Landscapes Review, we urge the Government to publish its response

Campaign for National Parks together with some of our key NGO partners has urged the Rt Hon George Eustice MP, Secretary of State for the Environment, Food & Rural Affairs, to publish his response to Julian Glover’s Landscapes Review.

‘A year has passed since the publication of Julian Glover’s Landscapes Review. During this time, the Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted how much access to high-quality natural environments matters to the nation’s health and wellbeing. The pandemic’s disproportionate impact on Black and ethnic minority communities as well as the Black Lives Matter movement also reminded us yet again of the urgent need to deliver on diversity and equality issues. National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs) can and should play a leading role in a green recovery from the pandemic and in contributing to the Government’s welcome commitment to protect 30% of England’s land for nature by 2030,' our Chief Executive Anita Konrad writes.

Read the full letter here.