Case studies

Here are reports and summaries of our previous projects that show how the ecosystem services concept can be applied to different sector issues:

Testing the biodiversity net gain approach at Burgess Farm

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Eycott Hill Reserve Natural Capital Accounts










An evidence-based analysis of the economic, environmental and social benefits of investing in the natural environment in Stirling









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Ecosystem services and landscape opportunity mapping in the Churnet Valley

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Understanding natural capital in practice: a report for Peel

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Habitat opportunity mapping in Northamptonshire and Peterborough









Natural capital assessment in Northern Ireland: Urban Study









A baseline ecosystem services assessment of the Sheffield Lakeland landscape









Tresham Garden Village: A natural capital impact assessment









Cumbria Catchment Pioneer Pilot Project Phase 1: Natural capital assessments









The quantification and valuation of the environmental, social and economic impacts of the Forest of Marston Vale









Natural capital and ecosystem services in the Nene Valley: mapping and valuation

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Landscape opportunity and ecosystem services mapping in the South West Peak

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Framework for revealing trade-offs between food production, biodiversity and ecosystem services

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Modelling ecosystem services in the Metropolitan Borough of Sheffield

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Sustainable management of peatlands: An ecosystem services assessment


Assessing the impact of agricultural production on biodiversity and ecosystem services


Ecosystem Services and Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management
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Mismatches between legislative frameworks and ecosystem services provision in

coastal environments 

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