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Payments for ecosystem services (PES) - PES pilot research projects (2011-12) - Project 3 - NE0131

Description
The overall aims are to provide research funding to support early stage development of PES pilots in England which can require significant underpinning analytical support and development in order to be implemented in practice.
Objective
The focus for the research projects is on practical and innovative PES projects on the ground providing coverage (across the projects as a whole as far as is practically possible) of a range of different ecosystem services, habitats and locations. The research projects that are taken forward will provide important evidence and lessons learnt that will help in the future development of PES schemes in an England context and help inform Defra of the key challenges and barriers in this area.
Project Documents
• FRP - Final Report : Fowey Auction Final Report Ne0131   (3862k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2012

To: 2013

Cost: £25,031
Contractor / Funded Organisations
University of East Anglia (UEA)
Keywords
Economic Research              
Ecosystem Service              
Environment