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Edinburgh Panda Consortium

The Edinburgh Consortium for Giant Panda Conservation and Forest Landscape Restoration aims to deliver a 10-year Research Programme in partnership with Wolong and Sichuan colleagues.

Status: Current

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  • Ecosystem services
  • Socio economic research
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Kew Grow Wild Programme Evaluation

The purpose of the Grow Wild evaluation is to assess the impact on the people participating in two different kinds of activities, that make up the Grow Wild project.

Status: Completed

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  • Ecosystem services
  • Socio economic research
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Active Forest Programme Evaluation

The research is an evaluation of the Active Forest Programme run by Forestry Commission England and funded by Sport England.

Status: Current

Themes

  • Ecosystem services
  • Socio economic research
Peer reviewed papers

Comparing the Costs and Revenues of Transformation to Continuous Cover Forestry for Sitka Spruce in Great Britain

The paper's main conclusion is that transformation to CCF need not be more costly than clearfelling and replanting if natural regeneration is successful and the aim is to produce a simple canopy structure.

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  • Socio economic research
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Realising the cultural value of a Caledonian pine forest

A series of workshops, public discussions and forest walks, facilitated by environmental artists, to explore the cultural values associated with the Black Wood of Rannoch.

Status: Completed

Themes

  • Ecosystem services
  • Socio economic research
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Integrated optimal rotation length modelling

Optimal rotation length model, which accounts for timber production and climate change mitigation (in terms of carbon benefits) and adaptation (in terms of windthrow risks), is developed.

Status: Completed

Themes

  • Climate change
  • Socio economic research
Peer reviewed papers

Community based forest enterprises in Britain: Two organising typologies

Paper on business and enterprise models in community based forest enterprises in Britain

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  • Socio economic research
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Observatree early warning system for tree health

Details of the Observatree project to set up a new tree health early warning system in the UK.

Status: Completed

Themes

  • Pests and diseases
  • Socio economic research
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Community Woodlands and Forestry

Researching community involvement in woodland ownership, management and forest governance

Status: Current

Themes

  • Ecosystem services
  • Socio economic research
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Public engagement in forestry

Supporting public engagement in forest governance and management

Status: Current

Themes

  • Ecosystem services
  • Socio economic research