About SeaScapes

SeaScapes is a landscape partnership project and is the first to be focussed on the coast. The area covered is between the Tyne to the Tees rivers. The project has a wide range of partners including the four councils of Durham County Council, Hartlepool Borough Council, South Tyneside Council, Sunderland City Council with a range of archaeological, environmental and charitable partners including the National Trust and the Durham Wildlife Trust. There are almost 20 partners and these bring their expertise and knowledge to the project.

The project is almost £5million made up of a grant of £2,787,200 from the National Lottery Heritage Fund and match funding from partners. The project will:

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Our Partners
SeaScapes would not be possible without the passion, commitment and expertise of our partner organisations.

Sunderland City Council
Environment Agency
Natural England
National Trust
University of Sunderland
Newcastle University
Durham University
Heritage Coast Partnership
Durham Wildlife Trust
Groundwork North East
Hartlepool Borough Council
Northumbrian Water
Tees Archaeology
South Tyneside Council
Living History North East
Heugh Battery Museum
Marine Management Organisation
Durham County Council