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Develop National Maps and Analyses of Accessible Natural Greenspace and wider Green Infrastructure to support the emerging National Framework of Green Infrastructure Standards for England. - NR0180

The aim of this contract is to develop draft national open data maps and analyses of Green Infrastructure and other social and economic data for use across England and in pilots/ trials of the draft Framework of GI Standards.
Deliver the following.
Phase 1:
National open data mapping of:
• All green infrastructure
• Urban Greening Factor
• Accessible natural greenspace and Accessible Natural Greenspace Standards
• Accessible and non-accessible woodland
• Public Rights of Way and linear recreational walking and cycling routes
• Social and economic data including population density and growth, Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD), ethnicity and disability and long term illness.

Phase 2:
• Analysis of access to greenspace from home.
• Calculation of % population with access to accessible natural greenspace in trial areas.
• Hectares per head of accessible natural greenspace for trial areas
• Analysis of population density and population growth in relation to access to accessible natural greenspace in trial areas
• analysis of access to greenspace according to level of deprivation (using the Index of Multiple Deprivation), ethnicity, disability and long-term illness in trial areas
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2020

To: 2020

Cost: £39,900
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Natural Environment              
Natural Environment - Ecosystem services              
Natural Resource Use              
Rural Development              
Social Research              
Social Sciences              
Sustainable Consumption and Production              
Sustainable Development              
Town and Village Greens              
Wildlife Management              
Fields of Study
Ecosystems Approach