Research and analysis

Natural Capital Committee research: developing metrics for natural capital

Research developing metrics and assessing the risk to natural capital.



Reports from research projects carried out in the committee’s initial term (2012 to 2015) to develop metrics and assess risks to natural capital. These projects have informed the summary presented in the second State of Natural Capital report.

You might also want to read “Towards a framework for defining and measuring changes in Natural Capital”. This working paper explains the meaning of ‘natural capital’ and explores the development of a set of metrics for measuring changes in natural assets.

You can read more information about the work of the Natural Capital Committee.

These documents were originally published on a separate website managed by the NCC during its first term.

Published 1 December 2013