Special textiles have been used as a barrier, many salt-resistant plants have been added and the park recreates the sort of chalk grassland which is found locally. The site is now home to at least 198 species of plant and the site has been designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest. There are also a huge number of birds on the site.
More information on Samphire Hoe can be found here
- Keep Britain Tidy - an environmental charity and the anti-litter campaign for England. Keep Britain Tidy also run programmes such as Eco-Schools, Blue Flag and Quality Coast Awards for beaches and the Green Flag for parks
- BTCV - an environmental conservation charity which supports and promotes volunteering throughout the UK
- GreenSpace - a registered charity which works to improve parks and green spaces by raising awareness, involving communities and creating skilled professionals.