Urban green space in Scotland


State of Scotland's Greenspace 2009

Scotland’s residents benefit from urban green space to the tune of 23m2 per person, according to a new report by greenspace scotland.

It identifies 85,000 hectares’ worth, or equivalent to 120,000 football pitches, made up of private gardens, natural spaces, amenity areas, sports areas, and public parks and gardens.

The report can be downloaded free of charge, and includes an interactive map.

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