London Borough of Tower Hamlets

Tower Hamlets is an inner London borough bordering the Thames. It has an area of 2,150 hectares and has designated 35 SINCs (Sites of Importance for Nature Conservation). A Local Plan for the area outlines the development priorities for the next 15 years, from 2010 until 2025. The London Borough of Tower Hamlets is a GiGL partner and is a core member of the London Boroughs Biodiversity Forum (LBBF), which discusses information and good practice related to biodiversity and open spaces in London.