Research and analysis

Ecosystem services in transport appraisal

Applying an ecosystem services framework to transport appraisal.


Applying an ecosystem services framework to transport appraisal

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The report:

  • makes recommendations towards bringing it into line with the HMT Green Book guidance, which originally proposed an ecosystem services approach in February 2012
  • provides a potential structure of an ecosystem services-based screening exercise
  • provides information on how more detailed assessment of specific ecosystem services could be carried out
Published 7 May 2013