Tuesday 11 June, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Join Valuing Nature and Natural England for a joint webinar on the recent publication:
Accounting for National Nature Reserves: A Natural Capital Account of the National Nature Reserves managed by Natural England
The webinar will feature a short introduction and a presentation followed by an opportunity for questions. We are pleased to have Ruth Waters, Deputy Chief Scientist, Principal Specialist Ecosystem Approach and Natural Capital, and Tim Sunderland, Economics Principal Specialist, both from Natural England as speakers with a short introduction from Ece Ozdemiroglu, Founder & Manager Director of eftec.
Natural England has published new research on an emerging field of natural capital accounting, highlighting that Natural Nature Reserves managed by Natural England provide benefits of £36 million per annum, and are of economic value to local communities and society. These benefits include health benefits, flood alleviation, pollination, water and air quality.