Professional category

Excellence in Landscape and Parks Management

This award celebrates excellence in the management of a place or landscape. 

It is open to LI members, IPM members and NAAONB members.

What we are celebrating

This award celebrates excellence in the management of existing landscapes, including parks.  This must be demonstrated through a written plan or strategy, or evidenceable outcome. The management approach could be cross-cutting, seeking to improve outcomes across a range of ecosystem services, or it could be a targeted intervention on an individual aspect.  The project should seek to maximise value for people place and nature.   

Limitations

To enter this Award:

  • The work may be of any scale
  • Part of the awarded activity must have taken place between July 2019 and July 2021

Judging criteria

This award will be scored by an independent panel of judges against our Judging Criteria:

  • Sustainability 
  • Value 
  • Professionalism 

In selecting an eventual winner, the judges will focus especially on the requirements under the Sustainability criteria and on the degree to which the entry: 

  • maximises its impact on human health and wellbeing, and other social outcomes 
  • has considered its impact on all users and evidences community involvement where appropriate 

Follow this link to read more details on these criteria and the sub-criteria to make sure you clearly identify how your work meets the specific requirements for your category.

Landscape and Parks Management Award 2020 Winner

An overview from the last years Awards winner on what made their entry successful and much more

Submitting your entry

This is an online entry.

Make sure you carefully read the How to Enter page for important information about the process and conditions of entry.

You should also read the Judging Criteria and the guide to entering Professional categories for information on eligibility and what you will need to provide in your entry.

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