Organisation: Ecosystems Knowledge Network
Type: Apps & Tools
Link: Visit Website
The new NEVO tool is a map-based decision support tool to inform decisions that affect the natural environment of England and Wales. It makes use of state-of-the-art environmental and economic models developed by the University of Exeter in a user-friendly interface. The tool assesses the value of ecosystem services relating to agriculture, recreation, forestry, carbon emissions, biodiversity and water quantity/quality. Users will be able to change model parameters to so as to inform particular decisions they are involved in.
The NEVO team are currently seeking case studies to test out the tool and report back on how it works in practice. If you would like to propose a case study please fill out the survey with your contact details:
NEVO has been funded by Defra.