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ACC Strategic Evidence Fund (ACC-SEF) NESU: Improving engagment in UKCP09 - CA0109

To improve our understanding of both the practical processes and the strategic choices and challenges involved in applying the UK Climate Projections (UKCP09) to land management for environmental purposes.
To give Defra an enhanced insight into practical enablers and barriers (such as existing objectives and policy regimes) influencing those that want to deliver adaptation actions in a natural environment context.
To give Defra an enhanced insight into the cultural enablers and barriers (such as approach to risk management or conservation).
Project Documents
• Abstract : Understanding the factors influencing the practical application of the UK Climate Projections 2009 to land management for environmental benefit.   (1428k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2009

To: 2010

Cost: £75,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
HR Wallingford Ltd
Fields of Study
Climate Change Adaptation