Analysing the UK’s Urban Green Spaces with ONS & OS

12th March 2018
Published under: Data Tools & Methodologies,Enabling Environment

This article was originally published on Ordnance Survey.  “The Office for National Statistics (ONS), have begun the delivery of a Great Britain-wide natural capital accounting project, gathering insights on urban green spaces and their effect on our social and economic well-being. We’ve been working with ONS on the project, along with Defra, with our GI Consultant Steve… [more]

Measuring Ecosystem Services, Managing Progress

4th January 2018
Published under: Data Tools & Methodologies

This article was originally published on CGIAR. “Some historians believe the maxim “what gets measured gets managed” dates all the way back to the 1500s. So for at least 500 years, humans have realized that tracking and counting help us achieve what we’ve set out to do. And the world has recently set out to reach some… [more]

A Road Map for Nature-Based Solutions in the Sustainable Development Goals

14th December 2017
Published under: Enabling Environment

This article was originally published on Landscape News.  “Our planet needs solutions to halt the decline of biodiversity, pollution of waterways, and to meet the nutrition, education and energy needs of a growing population. Such a call to action is at the heart of the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – a globally agreed set of… [more]

Natural Capital: An Annual Review

12th September 2017
Published under: Featured

Momentum in the natural capital space has been steadily building over the last several years. In order to provide a snapshot of the progress made, and a foundation for the continued measurement of growth, development and uptake, the Coalition is developing a natural capital ‘annual review’. The review will focus on the analysis of a… [more]

Standardization Potential of the Natural Capital Protocol (Independent Research Survey)

6th April 2017
Published under: Enabling Environment

There are many independent research projects centering on the Natural Capital Protocol underway at universities and research institutions around the world. Here we promote a survey: Standardization potential of the Natural Capital Protocol. This survey has been created independently of the Coalition, by a post-graduate student at University of Oldenburg, in Germany. The survey will… [more]