We are recognised as a World Biosphere Region by the United Nations body UNESCO – a special place that serves as an international demonstration area for sustainability.

Many businesses share the values of the Biosphere and see the importance of protecting the environmental and cultural heritage of the area, as well as developing a positive approach to sustainability. Click below to explore their stories of how they are preserving and sustaining the environment for future generations.

If you are a local business, please click here for more info or ‘Tell us your story’ by clicking on the button above.