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Biodiversity Net Gain: Market Analysis Study - NR0181

The aim of this project is to identify influencing factors on and model the demand, supply and price of biodiversity units within the habitat provision market under mandatory Biodiversity Net Gain.
• Develop understanding on how the habitat provision market will respond and evolve in advance of mandatory BNG in England and for 5-10 years after implementation.
• Estimate the demand for biodiversity credit delivery by government acting as a provider of last resort.
• Provide evidence of market prices and how they vary to inform the credit price review.
• Inform the development of the mechanism to dispose of government biodiversity credit liability.
Project Documents
• FRP - Final Report : BNG Markets Analysis - Final Summary Report   (1081k)
• ANX - Annex : BNG Markets Analysis - Appendices   (803k)
• ANX - Annex : BNG Markets Analysis Evidence - Annex   (857k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2020

To: 2020

Cost: £93,570
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Economics For The Environment Consultancy Ltd (EFTEC)
Economic Policy Evaluation              
Economic Research              
Natural Environment              
Sustainable Development