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Creating a Wildflower Meadow in your Community

Creating a Wildflower Meadow in your Community

Since the 1930’s to the 1980’s, we have lost around 97% of wildflower meadows in the UK. IN this post, Groundwork Greater Manchester share tips on how you can help increase biodiversity in your local area.

How to Create a Mini Forest in Your Community

How to Create a Mini Forest in Your Community

Mini forests cover a small area of land, known for being extensively dense with fast growing native tree species. Learn more about them, and how to create one thanks to the IGNITION project, delivered by Groundwork Greater Manchester.

How to Create a Rain Garden Planter

How to Create a Rain Garden Planter

Rain garden planters capture excess rainwater to prevent flooding and filter out pollutants to keep our water clean. Learn more about them, and how to create one thanks to the IGNITION project, delivered by Groundwork Greater Manchester.

How to Create a Green Roof in your Community

How to Create a Green Roof in your Community

Implementing green roofs in our communities encourages wildlife to visit, reduces flooding risks and purifies the surrounding air from toxic pollutants. Learn more about them, and how to create one thanks to the IGNITION project, delivered by Groundwork Greater Manchester.

How to get rid of Himalayan Balsam in your community

How to get rid of Himalayan Balsam in your community

Himalayan Balsam is the invasive species outcompetes native plants, flowers, and grasses conquering vast amounts of land in a short space of time. Learn more from Groundwork Greater Manchester about how to get rid of it.