Forestry and Water Quality
Research to understand woodland-water interactions to reduce diffuse pollution and improve water quality
Forestry and Water Resources
Improving ability to quantify amount of water used by trees through a range of process, field-catchment and modelling studies
The influence of riparian shade on water temperature in lowland forest streams of southern England
Results from an ongoing study in lowland streams in the New Forest
Woodland measures for meeting Water Framework Directive objectives
An evaluation of the key issues relating to woodland and the Water Framework Directive
The effects of peatland restoration on water quality
We are investigating the effects of peatland restoration by deforestation on nutrient and carbon transport to the water environment.
Impacts of forest fertilisation on water quality
This project aims to monitor the effects of aerial and hand forest fertiliser applications on water quality in sensitive water catchments.
Payments for Ecosystem Services (Forest for water)
The aim of the PESFOR-W COST Action is to synthesize knowledge, provide guidance and encourage collaborative research to improve Europe’s capacity to use Payments for Ecosystem Services (PES)
Forestry and Freshwater Ecology
The impact of forestry on the ecological functioning of the freshwater environment
Opportunity mapping for targeting grant aid for water benefits
Brief introduction to the targeting of Countryside Stewardship woodland capital grants in England
Opportunity mapping - targeting woodland creation for water objectives
Opportunity mapping has been developed to help identify these locations and promote more integrated catchment management.