Useful Links


Ireland’s National Biodiversity Plan 2011-2016:

Ireland’s EPA research database funded ecosystem related projects :

Ireland’s Irish Forum on Natural Capital:


EEA State of Environment Reporting on Natural Capital: and on ecosystem state:

European Commission page on ecosystem assessment:

European Commission MAES working Group outputs

European Commission Science for Environment Policy –in-depth report Science for Environment Policy in-depth report on Ecosystem services and Biodiversity

EU Biodiversity Strategy to 2020:

Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MEA):

The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB) study:

UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) ecosystem approach:

UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: