A Fairer Forest

A presentation by the Wren Wildlife and Conservation Group on Tuesday July 23rd, 7.30pm This presentation looks at funding for Epping Forest as a whole and focuses on the concept of ‘ Natural Capital’. Natural Capital is a way of calculating the value of ecosystem services in monetary terms and we are attempting to put …

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Save Wanstead Flats from Large Commercial Music Events

https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/save-wanstead-flats-from-commercial-events?fbclid=IwAR3U7UBnaqDU53CZ32oTsJ0BIFRl14-2NrFIX4g8cE6Be4uc3Yv0CWceRr8 Please refuse the application by MAMA Festivals Ltd to hold a music event for 50,000 people on Wanstead Flats in September 2020. Why is this important? Wanstead Flats is an area of open rough grassland in the the southern-most part of Epping Forest. It is a Site of Importance for Nature Conservation classified as …

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Exhibition at the View

The southern edge of Epping Forest – including Wanstead Park and Flats, Bushwood, and the City of London Cemetary – provides an oasis within the dense, urban sprawl of London’s east end and an area of great beauty, nature and openness.