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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

Status: Completed

Themes

  • Climate change
  • Forest management
  • Ecosystem services
  • Forest hydrology
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Woodland social enterprises: enabling factors and barriers to success

This page is summarises findings of Forest Research’s study of woodland-based social enterprises.

Status: Completed

Themes

  • Ecosystem services
  • Socio economic research
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Northern Tool for Sustainability Impact Assessment (Northern ToSIA)

This page summarises the work of the ‘Northern Tool for Sustainability Impact Assessment ‘ (Northern ToSIA) project, funded by the EU’s Northern Periphery Programme.

Status: Completed

Themes

  • Forest management
  • Ecosystem services
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Management of multifunctional forests (MULTIFOR)

This four-year project involved a partnership of research organisations and local authorities from northern France and southern England, two regions with similar production and semi-natural forest ecosystems. Forest Research helped to develop common management strategies to maximise the economic, environmental and social benefits from forests in the two regions and to improve their resilience to climate change.

Status: Completed

Themes

  • Forest management
  • Ecosystem services
  • Socio economic research
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Green networks and people

This page is about Forest Research’s work to help town planners join up open space into urban green networks.

Status: Completed

Themes

  • Ecosystem services
  • Socio economic research
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Scientific review: approaches to carbon additionality

This page summarises Forest Research’s main conclusions and recommendations arising from its review of the underlying rationale and methodologies for carbon additionality calculations.

Status: Completed

Themes

  • Climate change
  • Ecosystem services
  • Socio economic research
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Payments for ecosystem services

Investigating a framework of incentives covering financing and paying for the benefits provided by ecosystems to households, communities and economies

Status: Completed

Themes

  • Climate change
  • Ecosystem services
  • Socio economic research
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Review of approaches to carbon valuation, discounting and risk management

Establishing a framework that places a value on carbon

Status: Completed

Themes

  • Climate change
  • Ecosystem services
  • Socio economic research
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Models for adaptive forest management (MOTIVE)

This page summarises the work of the ‘Models for Adaptive Forest Management’ (MOTIVE) project, funded by the EU Seventh Framework Programme (FP7).

Status: Completed

Themes

  • Climate change
  • Ecosystem services
Research topic

Children and young people's perceptions of climate change

This page summarises findings from Forest Research’s study into the perceptions and attitudes of children and young people to climate change.

Status: Completed

Themes

  • Climate change
  • Ecosystem services
  • Socio economic research