There is a growing body of evidence and best practice to demonstrate how GI can create places that provide tangible benefits to businesses, local residents and the broader public good.Learn More
Green Infrastructure (GI) is a network of multifunctional green spaces, natural features and environmental management systems which help to provide a natural life support system for people and wildlife.
GI provides the spatial framework for a range of natural functions and uses. By adopting the GI approach, development schemes in the County Borough of Bridgend may be adapted or designed to provide a range of important benefits to people such as:
Most natural and semi-natural features in the landscape can be considered to be green infrastructure, and many can perform one or more GI functions.