Development of Natural Environment Planning Policies and Guidance with supporting evidence bases, Devon, UK, 2015-ongoing

In recent years Studio Bloem’s director, Sarah Foqué, has assisted in the shaping of Natural Environment Policy across Devon. As a Landscape Officer for East Devon she created Green Infrastructure Guidance for applicants and helped to shape the initial phases of the Landscape and Green Infrastructure evidence base and policy creation of the emerging Greater Exeter Strategic Plan.


Currently she support Plymouth’s Natural Infrastructure Team in the drafting of the Natural Environment chapters of the emerging Supporting Planning Document, which will accompany the Plymouth and South West Devon Joint Local Plan once adopted. As a member of the Natural Infrastructure Team she is currently involved in compiling PCC's Tree Design Guide and PCC.s Tree Management Principles, which will accompany Plymouth’s Plan for Trees, due to be taken to cabinet early 2019.