All hail London’s urban jungle as it becomes first national park city

https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg24332391-100-all-hail-londons-urban-jungle-as-it-becomes-first-national-park-city/

No planet B | With impressive biodiversity and ecosystems, London should set a trend for metropolises everywhere as it becomes the first National Park City in the world



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17 July 2019

People sitting in park

I’VE lived in cities all my life and have always felt that the urban environment is my natural habitat. I never imagined I’d end up living in a national park. It turns out that I was wrong. Well, sort of.

No, I’m not moving to the country. It is moving to me. On 22 July, London will become the world’s first National Park City.

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