Major projects

These are key areas of work for the Partnership, spanning the length of the Stour Valley and including the arts, recreation, and health and wellbeing.

Ashford Green Corridor

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The Ashford Green Corridor is a series of linked green spaces running through the centre of Ashford, open to all for recreation and relaxation to get away from the stresses of urban living.

Wildsites on Your Doorstep

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Wild Sites on Your Doorstep is all about exploring and enjoying wild places close to where you live, using photography, art and creative writing to help people discover the fantastic landscapes and special wildlife of the Stour Valley.

Internal Drainage Board

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The Stour (Kent) Internal Drainage Board manage watercourses for land drainage, irrigation and flood prevention in the Stour Valley. We have been working with the IDB for over 10 years, helping them to manage their network of watercourses to enhance biodiversity.

Stour Valley Creative Partnership

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Stour Valley Creative Partnership is an arts organisation based in King’s Wood, Challock.  It was formed in 2015 to engage people with the environment through creative activities and to secure the legacy of Stour Valley Arts.  SVCP support new creative projects that take place in the woods or are inspired by them.

Pond work for Great Crested Newts

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KSCP is one of the delivery bodies for Natural England’s District Level Licensing Scheme for Great Crested Newts. We seek to create or restore ponds in specific hotspot areas to help increase the habitat and range for this European Protected Species.

Natural Flood Management

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KSCP is the lead body for Natural Flood Management in East Kent, funded by Kent County Council. Natural Flood Management is about implementing changes to land management to reduce flooding.