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Future research priorities for the Scottish Forum

The Scottish Forum recently shared our future research priorities with RESAS, part of the Scottish Government's Environment and Forestry Directorate.
17th Dec 2020
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Public Sector Leaders’ Natural Capital Roundtable 2020

The fourth annual Natural Capital Roundtable took place in November, and brought together senior stakeholders from across the public sector in Scotland.
11th Dec 2020
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New biodiversity guidance to accompany the Natural Capital Protocol.

The Capitals Coalition and the Cambridge Conservation Initiative recently published new guidance, aiming to enable businesses and financial institutions to better value biodiversity in their decision-making processes
26th Oct 2020
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GUEST BLOG - Biodiversity Net Gain

SLR Consulting give their perspective on biodiversity net gain, environmental net gain, and what lessons could be applicable to Scotland from wider UK experiences.
23rd Oct 2020
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GUEST BLOG - Testing the Natural Capital Protocol on Glensaugh farm

Paola Ovando-Pol and Kirsty Blackstock, from the James Hutton Institute, examine the Natural Capital Protocol's application on Glensaugh farm.
23rd Oct 2020
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Financing Nature: Closing the Global Biodiversity Financing Gap

An important and timely report is published this week by The Paulson Institute, The Nature Conservancy, and Cornell Atkinson Centre for Sustainability, exploring how we can bridge the "Biodiversity Financing Gap".
14th Sep 2020
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Oceans of Value - New project out for tender

Oceans of Value project based in Orkney will utilise natural capital valuation approaches to value the marine environment.
26th Aug 2020
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GUEST BLOG - Natural Capital Laboratory

Guest blog from Chris White, Environmental Economist with AECOM. 
28th Jul 2020
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AGER Report published on green recovery

The Advisory Group on Economic Recovery (AGER) published their report to the Scottish Government in June 2020. 
27th Jul 2020