Managing Natural Resources

Managing Natural Resources

“If we are to ensure continued delivery of the benefits from nature we need to understand and value their importance and invest in them.”

Natural England “Delivering nature’s services”

What we do

We can provide support to those wishing to explore how they can manage their natural resources in a more sustainable manner and maximise the value that such approaches can provide. We can carry our baseline audits of your natural resources and explore potential markets and payments systems.

  • Carbon capture evaluation in existing woodland and forest habitats
  • Carbon strategy and policy
  • Environmental stewardship
  • Woodland Carbon Code audits
  • Payments for ecosystem services
  • Biodiversity offsetting feasibility
  • Energy and carbon audits
  • Biomass and land based renewable energy
  • Nutrient management planning
  • Water quality assessment

Our approach

We work closely with land owners to enable them to understand the importance of ecosystems and the services they provide, and thereby creating linkages with those who could directly benefit from such services. By linking up ecosystem providers and potential beneficiaries we can provide better outcomes for the natural environment, society and the economy.

Why people like us

As sustainability experts involved in policy and practice, we are fully aware of the wider services that our ecosystems bring to enhancing our wellbeing and contributing to economic prosperity.

Our experiences match that of environmental policy makers and government authorities in that we have seen the loss and degradation of valuable ecosystems and species over time.

There is increasing interest in recognising the value of the natural environment and the wide range of services it provides, including providing us with food, clean water, healthy soils, carbon storage, nutrient cycling and more intangible benefits such as recreational and cultural services.

Because we work across a wide spectrum of rural businesses, land owners and developers we are in a unique position to identify opportunities within our projects to maximise resource efficiencies and resilience.