A lake in the landscape

Taylor, Ruth; Wynne, Paul
July 2005
Interpretation Journal;Summer2005, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p19
Discusses community involvement in the restoration of the Serpentine Lake and Cascade at Prior Park, in Bath, England. City of Bath College students' design of a virtual tour of the garden which will show the restoration work in progress; Decision of the local secondary school to link their science work to the project; National Trust's commitment to the project.


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