Environment

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“It makes our collective efforts worthwhile” – otter spotted in the River Irwell in Salford

An otter has been seen in the Irwell River at the University of Salford Adephi building in the centre of Salford.

Light Oaks Park, Salford.
Credit: Anna Dugdale

How to celebrate Tree Dressing Day in Salford this December

If there’s one thing Salford has in abundance, it’s beautiful parks and green spaces. This makes it the perfect place […]

Permission to use by Rachael Monks.

Art for the environment: Worsley mixed-media artist on how she’s playing her part

Climate change has become a major issue for many artists, and reducing their carbon footprint is on the agenda. Worsley […]

Salford Volunteer Rangers are selling wooden owls to support the maintenance of green spaces

Salford Volunteer Rangers are selling wooden owls to support the maintenance of green spaces

Salford Volunteer Rangers are selling handmade wooden owls in time for Christmas with proceeds going towards keeping the region’s green […]

Copyright: Anna Evans 2020

“Making Salford greener is important for so many reasons” Salford’s tree planting mission

‘City of Trees‘ have planned to plant 489 trees across the urban areas of Salford. City of Trees is a […]

Salford Crescent. Image credit: Google maps

Crescent Masterplan is giving you a voice on what you’d change about Salford

The Crescent Masterplan hopes to hear your ideas on how you want to change Salford for the better. On 28th […]

Image Credit: Nathan Lynch

Salford residents left with ‘brown’ and ‘mucky’ drinking water

Residents in Salford have expressed their dissatisfaction after spending 24 hours with discoloured tap water.

Richerman, CC BY-SA 4.0 , via Wikimedia Commons

Let’s go for a walk! Walking for mental health with Salford Ramblers

Richerman, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons Residents across Salford have been encouraged to walk independently in their bubbles […]

Image taken from Hisham Elkadi twitter

“Everyone understands the benefits green infrastructure will bring” – Salford environmental project to complete first phase

An experimental rain garden at the University of Salford aims to make Salford greener and cleaner, The Rain Garden, a Nature-Based […]