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.

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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.   


To enter this Award:

  • The work may be of any scale
  • Part of the awarded activity must have taken place between July 2018 and July 2020

Judging criteria

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

  • Sustainability 
  • Value 
  • Professionalism 

and the relevant aspects of the Design criteria. 

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 

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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