Valuing the nature of the Somerset Levels and Moors for the future

The Somerset Levels and Moors are the UK’s largest wetland area at over 650 km2. They are known globally for their iconic pastoral farming landscape, spectacular birdlife and significant archaeological remains. Such characteristics make the area an attractive place to live, work and bring up

March 22nd, 2017|Science|

How do we engage farmers in the goal to build natural capital?

Mary Christie Ecosystems and Climate Change Strategy Manager with Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) explains how farmers can use Natural Capital in thinking about their stewardship.   In Scotland, nearly 80% of land is farmed in one way or another[i]. Scotland’s Natural Capital Asset Index -

September 10th, 2014|NCI|