Seascape Restoration Grants, 2024 Guidance for Expressions of Interest (archives.php)

Seascape Restoration Grants, 2024 Guidance for Expressions of Interest

The document provides guidance for applicants submitting an Expression of Interest for seascapes restoration grants in 2024, detailing the application process, selection criteria, geographic focus and institutional eligibility criteria. 

Cumbria Connect Climate Change Mitigation Summary

For this project, these interventions include afforestation on grassland and rewetting drained peatland.

Greater Côa Valley Climate Change Mitigation Summary

In this project, the approach to restoration is through passive rewilding. Carbon benefits are due to resulting improvements in the condition of ecosystems and reduced fire risk.

Carpathian Mountains Climate Change Mitigation Summary

For this project, the restoration intervention included in the assessment is afforestation.

Cairngorms Connect Climate Change Mitigation Summary

The interventions covered in this assessment include peatland re-wetting, expansion of native woodlands across heather moorland, restructuring of Scot’s pine plantations, and the removal of non-native plantations. Cairngorms Connect also undertake collaborative deer management, to allow woodland expansion and peatland recovery, and restoration of floodplain mire and fen.

Solent Seascape Climate Change Mitigation Summary

For this project, interventions include afforestation on heather moorland, restructuring plantations to allow regeneration and rewetting drained peatlands.