This report describes how to map ecosystem services at a local, regional and national scale using existing and easily available land cover data.
Nine ecosystem services are covered (including soil carbon storage, water purification, urban climate regulation, and accessible nature). It’s a technical step-by-step report describing the ecosystem services it covers, and how the mapping can be applied and used.
Technical Report - ES1 BaseMap
Technical Report - ES2 Air Purification
Technical Report - ES2 Carbon storage
Technical Report - ES2 Local climate regulation
Technical Report - ES2 Noise Regulation
Technical Report - ES2 Pollination
Technical Report - ES2 Water Purification
Technical Report - ES3 Accessible Nature Experience Service
Technical Report - ES3 Education
Technical Report - ES3 Green Travel Routes
Publication 2018 - NatureScot Research Report 954 - EcoServ-GIS v.3.3 A toolkit for mapping ecosystem services (GB scale)
Publication 2018 - NatureScot Research Report 954 - Technical Report - ES3 Accessible Nature Experience Service
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