Daily gardening is as good for mental wellbeing as regular vigorous exercise
New research from the Department of Landscape Architecture, in collaboration with the RHS, has revealed a significant association between gardening more frequently and improvements in wellbeing, perceived stress and physical activity.
Students tackle global challenges through ecological design
Second year students from the Department of Landscape Architecture have been learning how to cool-down, dry-out, and clean-up cities using clever ecological design and management techniques.
'Naturalistic Planting Design' scoops top European book prize
Professor Nigel Dunnett's book 'Naturalistic Planting Design' has been awarded first prize in the European Garden Book Awards for 2021.
Open letter highlights Landscape Architecture’s role in designing safer cities for women
A student and senior academic have written an open letter to the Guardian newspaper highlighting the importance of the Landscape Architecture profession in helping to design and create safer cities for women.
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