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UK Agritech strategy finally launched today!

ESKTN welcome the publication today of the long-awaited agritech strategy by BIS. Click here to download a copy This strategy sets out for the first time how the government, science...

Reviewers required for UK National Ecosystem Assessment Follow-on project final reports

  In 2011 the UK National Ecosystem Assessment (UK NEA) delivered a wealth of information on the state, value (economic and social) and possible future of terrestrial, freshwater...

Valuing Nature - Capital Fun or Capital Offence?

I believe it was the prospective lovers Yum Yum and Nankipoo in Gilbert and Sullivan's 'Mikado' who were frustrated by the strictures of the (fictional) Japanese law that...

Ecosystems Market Task Force Consultation

The ecosystems market task force have published a set of consultation documents with a very narrow time frame for  response (by 14th December), but a great chance to feedback directly. Just...

Natural Capital, Ecosystem Services and Biodiversity: a starter pack of recent and relevant reports

  I am posting below some links to various recent publications in this area, which I hope will help to inform discussion and participation.   First of all...

Good practice guidance for green infrastructure and biodiversity

  A new report just released has been widely hailed by both ministers and NGOs as providing an excellent tool for those working on Green Infrastrutures.  Jointly authored by...

The impact of mire restoration on moorland agricultural productivity on Exmoor

Expressions of interest are invited for a new research and monitoring project: An assessment of the impact of mire restoration on moorland agricultural productivity on Exmoor.   ...

Call for short projects in the area of Business Engagement with Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services: apply by Friday 15th June 2012

The Environmental Sustainability Knowledge Transfer Network, on behalf of the Natural Environment Research Council, invites existing researchers to apply for internships of between one and...

Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services Discussion Forum now open

The Discussion Forum for the Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services Members'  Interest Group is now open for business. The Forum is the place where Group members can post their...

Natural Capital Ecosystems Services Workshop videos available to watch again

All the presentations from the 13th March ESKTN / NERC workshop Natural Capital / Ecosystem Services for Business: new funding opportunities are now available to watch again on the ESKTN TV...

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Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services Discussion Forum now open

The Discussion Forum for the Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services Members' ...

Natural Capital Ecosystems Services Workshop videos available to watch again

All the presentations from the 13th March ESKTN / NERC workshop Natural Capital / Ecosystem...