Useful Links

National

Ireland’s National Biodiversity Plan 2011-2016: http://www.npws.ie/legislation/national-biodiversity-plan

Ireland’s EPA research database funded ecosystem related projects : http://erc.epa.ie/smartsimple/processProject.php?freeText=ecosystem

Ireland’s Irish Forum on Natural Capital: http://www.naturalcapitalireland.com/:

International

EEA State of Environment Reporting on Natural Capital: http://www.eea.europa.eu/soer-2015/synthesis/report/3-naturalcapital and on ecosystem state: http://www.eea.europa.eu/themes/biodiversity/where-we-stand/ecosystems/ecosystems

European Commission page on ecosystem assessment: http://ec.europa.eu/environment/nature/knowledge/ecosystem_assessment/in...

European Commission MAES working Group outputs http://biodiversity.europa.eu/maes

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: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX:52011DC0244

Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MEA): http://millenniumassessment.org/en/index.html

The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB) study: http://www.teebweb.org/

UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) ecosystem approach: https://www.cbd.int/ecosystem

UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/