ECOS 36 (1) Spring 2015. Community conservation at Neroche – surviving adolescence. Gavin Saunders

Abstract: The Neroche Scheme in the Blackdown Hills AONB started life as an agency-led Lottery partnership, but its legacy has been the establishment of four distinct community groups, including one social enterprise, each pursuing different aspects of the conservation agenda in this part of the South West. The continuing evolution of these groups illustrates the complexity and dividends of trying to embed conservation into civil society, rather than tacking it on from the outside.

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