The CSGN has a key role in creating quality, ‘liveable places’ in central Scotland. It focuses on the role of multifunctional green infrastructure and the importance of access to nature in making better places to live and work.
A major aspect of this is restoring biodiversity through expanding and connecting natural habitats that can also be enjoyed by people.
The CSGN facilitates projects that deliver the following actions
This initiative aimed not only to enhance the ‘green’ elements of urban landscape but also to improve and reconnect them with the ‘blue’ network of ponds, wetlands and urban drainage systems scattered along the length of the local river corridors.