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Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

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… people Communities that care for each other • By taking action to mitigate and adapt to climate change we will reduce the risk of harm to people e.g. from extreme weather such as flooding and heatwaves • By taking action to improve air quality we can improve health and reduce the number of deaths associated with poor air quality • By acting we can reduce biodiversity loss and help mitigate…

… concern. Common issues raised included: • Air quality • Recycling and single use plastics • The effects of climate change • Our natural environment and its biodiversity The Climate Change Strategy will not only provide the route map to a net zero carbon Council, but it will also help address the key issues raised by our residents and support us in delivering our new environmental vision…

… mitigate the borough’s greenhouse gas emissions and adapt to the impacts of climate change. There is also the provision of 5 policy frameworks in the areas of strategic landscape and green infrastructure, built environment, wildlife habitats and species, low carbon development and flooding that focus our environmental efforts. Wigan’s Economic Vision The strategy sets out how our borough is made…


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