Rural topic(s): Conservation and management of natural resources
Country: United Kingdom
Web site: http://www.naturalengland.org.uk
Natural England is the government’s advisor on the natural environment. It provides practical advice, grounded in science, on how best to safeguard England’s natural wealth for the benefit of everyone.
Its remit is to ensure sustainable stewardship of the land and sea so that people and nature can thrive. It works with farmers and land managers; business and industry; planners and developers; national and local government; interest groups and local communities to help them improve their local environment.
Scale of intervention : National
Keywords: protection of the environment, conservation and management of natural resources, land stewardship, landscape preservation, biodiversity conservation, protected area, ecosystem services, natural habitats preservation, outdoor activities, peatland
Actors: non-departmental public body
Methods: consulting/expertise, recommendation, technical assistance