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Climate Change Adaptation Drop-in: Wedmore

Location: Wedmore Village Hall, Cheddar Road, Wedmore, Somerset, BS28 4EQ
Somerset is on the UK’s frontline of climate change, with the county’s long coast and large areas of low-lying land facing increased risks from river flooding, drought and sea-level rise. Adapting the Levels is working with communities, farmers and landowners, businesses, local government and water management experts to develop a shared vision for a climate-resilient Somerset Levels.

Event details

Date

Time
10:00am - 2:00pm
A static map of Climate Change Adaptation Drop-in: Wedmore

About the event

Please drop in anytime 10 am – 2 pm to share your ideas and concerns or simply learn more about how climate change is already affecting our local area, and what could happen in the future.

The event will include:

  • Information about climate projections and what this could mean for local people

  • How managing water more naturally could help protect the area

  • Fun, interactive models to explore

  • A variety of ways for people to share their knowledge, ideas and experiences, all of which will go towards developing the shared vision

  • Information on the funding Adapting the Levels can provide for developing nature-based solutions to flooding and drought

There will be free hot soup, cakes, tea and coffee and plenty of space to chat. Children are also very welcome.

 

Booking

Suitable for

Adults, Experts, Beginners

Know before you go

Wheelchair access

Yes, via ramp

Facilities

Toilets
Cafe/refreshments

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