Boris Johnson promises to protect 30% of UK’s land by 2030 – BBC News
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The Lake District is one of 10 national parks in England
An extra 400,000 hectares of English countryside will be protected to support the recovery of nature under plans to be announced by Boris Johnson.
The prime minister will make the commitment at a virtual United Nations event later.
He is joining a global pledge from 65 leaders to reverse losses in the natural world by the same date.
National parks, areas of outstanding natural beauty and oth…