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Periodic Review of UK Biosphere Reserves 2008-9 (Phase 2) - WC0734

Description
To review the individual status of five Biosphere Reserves (BRs) in the UK (as specified below) on the basis of criteria set out in Article 4 of the Statutory Framework of the World Network of Biosphere Reserves and prepare a report on the findings to Defra, and detail proposed future actions of the individual BRs.
Project Documents
• Final Report : 10 Year Periodic Review of UK Biosphere Reserves - Executive Summary   (529k)
• Final Report : UK Biosphere Reserves: status, opportunities and potential - Beinn Eighe and Wester Ross   (1255k)
• Final Report : UK Biosphere Reserves: status, opportunities and potential - Loch Druidibeg and the Uists   (792k)
• Final Report : UK Biosphere Reserves: status, opportunities and potential - Moor House-Upper Teesdale and the North Pennines   (1363k)
• Final Report : UK Biosphere Reserves: status, opportunities and potential - North Norfolk Coast   (1115k)
• Final Report : UK Biosphere Reserves: status, opportunities and potential - Taynish and Mid-Argyll   (1019k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2008

To: 2009

Cost: £24,105
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Hambrey Consulting
Keywords
Biodiversity              
Environmental Protection              
Habitat conservation              
Nature conservation              
Fields of Study
Wildlife Conservation