Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of Liverpool City Region

“…while Year of the Environment is a golden opportunity to showcase our stunning natural assets – it must also be used to start a conversation on how we protect and preserve them for future generations.”

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Emma Howard Boyd, Chair of the Environment Agency

“This year, I’m looking forward to increased environmental action and events that promote Liverpool. I hope the Year of the Environment inspires people from all backgrounds to get involved in projects that build on the ambition in the Government’s 25 Year Environment Plan to make us the first generation to leave the environment in a better state than we found it.”

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Gideon Ben-Tovim OBE, Chair of Nature Connected

“We hope 2019 will enable us to demonstrate the quality and value of our outstanding blue green assets – rivers, parks, canals, community gardens, coast, reserves – and to showcase the range and commitment of our environmental organisations and our volunteers.” 

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