Climate & Ecological Emergency

Published: 04 December 2020

Dorset Council has published a strategy and action plan for how Dorset Council can change the way it works, how it delivers services and how we can help our partners and communities in order to achieve net-zero carbon emissions in Dorset over the next 20-30 years. This draft strategy, its related action plans and supporting technical papers are now all available at

Dorset Council has launched a full consultation and is asking everyone what they think of our strategy and proposed approach. The survey can be found at

What's the Urgency?

The Climate & Ecological Support Group in Dorset has published a video presentation produced by Extinction Rebellion on the existential threat posed by climate change: The video runs for 45 minutes.