Tourism and conservation working in partnership.

Green your holiday home

If you live in the Lake District and Cumbria, or own a holiday cottage here, there are some simple things you can do to help protect the natural environment.

If you are the owner of a a traditionally-built cottage, have a look at our Low Carbon Cottages Toolkit, full of advice and case studies and take some easy steps to reduce your energy costs. Find out more about the project here.

If you have a septic tank, download our Love Your Lakes Property Pack for advice on how to manage it and help protect nearby watercourses from posphate pollution. Find out more about the project here.