Policy Resources

We are providing a series of contacts to Policy documents and resources that will be relevant to our members.

Diversity in the work force and Governance

From Wildlife and Countryside Link

From other organisations


Natural England report on Carbon storage and sequestration by habitat: a review of the evidence (second edition)

Using Behavioural Insights to reduce Recreation Impacts on Wildlife

The Econmics of Biodiversity –Dasgupta Review   or Headline messages

The English Village  and Community hall  survey 2020

Review of Peatlands in North West Europe

Webinar on payments for Agricultural services

  • Government established National Parks and AONBs Review in May 2018 – . Led by Julian Glover (journalist and special adviser to Number 10), Nicola Blackwood (former Conservative MP, Oxford West and Abingdon. Minister for Public Health and Innovation from 2016 to 2017), Lord Ewen Cameron of Dillington (cross-bench peer, farmer and landowner, former Chair of the Countryside Agency), Jim Dixon (Chief Executive of the Peak District National Park Authority for 12 years), Sarah Mukherjee (BBC Environment correspondent and Chief Executive of the Crop Protection Association), Dame Fiona Reynolds (formerly the Director-General of the National Trust and current Master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge and Chair of the Green Alliance).
  • The review will report in 2019 (the 70th Anniversary of the 1949 National Parks and Access to the Countryside Act). A more detailed timetable will be developed following commencement of the review.