Holland Park Ecology Centre

Description

The Ecology Service work includes:

  • promoting awareness and understanding of biodiversity and the local environment through formal and informal education;
  • protecting sites which are important for nature conservation;
  • developing local policies for nature conservation;
  • advising on the management of open spaces to enhance biodiversity within the borough.

Environmental Visits for Schools
The Centre provides a key facility for local schools to study and enjoy the natural environment, and can be booked for field trips and environmental education workshops throughout the year. Outdoor investigations take place in the Holland Park Wildlife Area, which features a wildlife pond with a platform; woodland and grassland habitats. Visiting groups can work independently or with a member of staff.

Children's Holiday Activities
The Ecology Centre runs a scheme of outdoor and creative activities for five to twelve year olds in the school holidays.

Contact

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7938 8186
Email: ecology.centre@rbkc.gov.uk
Web: www.rbkc.gov.uk/ecology

Location

The Stable Yard,
Holland Park, Ilchester Place,
London, Kensington and Chelsea W8 6LU
United Kingdom

Key Words

environmental education, ecology

Creation Date: 
Monday, 18 March, 2013 - 20:34

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