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Greenbelt madness: or how to get it back to front

Cheshire, Paul (2016) Greenbelt madness: or how to get it back to front. Spatial Economics Research Centre Blog (15 Feb 2016). Website.

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By Paul Cheshire, SERC and LSE Geography & Environment A couple of year back I blogged about how the legalistic mechanics of land designation were threatening to destroy one of our most special wildlife sites. The most important nesting site for nightingales in the British Isles it might be but it was also a former Ministry of Defence site on the Hoo Peninsula. So it was a ‘Brownfield’ site and thus ‘judged’ suitable by Kent to accommodate 5000 houses. Goodbye nightingales….

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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s)
Divisions: European Institute
Geography & Environment
Spatial Economics Research Centre
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
J Political Science > JS Local government Municipal government
K Law > KD England and Wales
K Law > KD England and Wales > KDC Scotland
Date Deposited: 28 Jun 2017 10:26
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 08:54

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