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2017

Reports

GMEP at a glance

July 2017 1.2MB
GMEP Final Report, Executive Summary

July 2017 5.9MB
GMEP Final Report

July 2017 6.6MB
GMEP Final Report, Annexes

July 2017 33MB

2016

Reports

GMEP Summary by Glastir Outcome - Year 3 Report October 2016 1.7MB

Options for a new integrated Natural Resources Monitoring Framework for Wales

Project Report - Phase I : Executive Summary

Reporting on a project to identify options, and developing recommendations for an integrated natural resources monitoring framework for Wales. A 3-page listing of the report's 10 recommendations.

November 2016 804KB
Project Report - Phase I : Report Summary

Reporting on a project to identify options, and developing recommendations for an integrated natural resources monitoring framework for Wales. A 13-page summary of the project report and recommendations.

November 2016 1.5MB
Project Report - Phase I : Additional documents

Reporting on a project to identify options, and developing recommendations for an integrated natural resources monitoring framework for Wales
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Project Report - Phase I : Report

The full project report (56 pages).

November 2016 2.3MB
Project Report - Phase I : Appendices

The supporting appendices, supplementing the project report (254 pages).

November 2016 5.6MB
Project Document - Technical Briefing Paper: Citizen Science

This document also appears as Appendix G (page 123 in the full Appendices document).

November 2016 1.8MB
Project Document - Technical Briefing Paper: Earth Observation

This document also appears as Appendix F (page 89 in the full Appendices document).

November 2016 2.8MB
Project Document - Technical Briefing Paper: Molecular/Environmental-DNA

This document also appears as Appendix H (page 159 in the full Appendices document)

November 2016 1.4MB
Project Document - Technical Briefing Paper: Data and Informatics

This document also appears as Appendix K (page 192 in the full Appendices document)

November 2016 520KB
Project Document - Technical Briefing Paper: Freshwater Monitoring

This document also appears as Appendix I (page 172 in the full Appendices document)

November 2016 1.1MB
Project Document - Technical Briefing Paper: Emergency Response

This document also appears as Appendix J (page 188 in the full Appendices document)

November 2016 690KB

Summaries

GMEP Summary for natural resource management

A summary of data produced by the GMEP project converted into practical metrics, maps and tools that can be used to develop new policies and initiative to deliver a more integrated approach to managing our natural resources.

July 2016 1.7MB
Exploring approaches for constructing Species Accounts in the context of the SEEA-EEA

An initial step-by-step process for developing spatial accounts of species status in the context of Environmental-Economic Accounting - Experimental Ecosystem Accounting (SEEA-EEA). process.
Lead Authors: Steven King; Claire Brown; Mike Harfoot; and Lucy Wilson.

2016 8.8MB
Estimating the effect of nitrogen fertilizer on the greenhouse gas balance of soils in Wales under current and future climate

Abdalla et al 2016: A study of the ECOSSE model being applied to spatially to estimate GHG and soil organic carbon (SOC) fluxes from three major land uses (grass, arable and forest) in Wales.

2016 1.5MB

Posters

Relating agri-environmental payments in Wales to Ecosystem Services

A combined monitoring and modelling approach to maximize environmental, social and economic outcomes from agri-environmental measures at the national scale. Presented by Dr Amy Thomas (CEH) at the European Ecosystem Services 2016 conference.

September 2016 780KB

Presentations

Mesofauna communities in soil: Key drivers at the national scale

A presentation given by Paul George to the British Society of Soil Science annual meeting at the University of Reading

September 2016 780KB

2015

Reports

GMEP second year annual report

A 316 page annual report (plus appendices) which provides a comprehensive account of project findings at the end of the second year along with associated appendices.

September 2015 40 MB
Mapping the extent and condition of Welsh peats

A 47 page report undertaken as part of GMEP in order to provide improved data on the extent and condition of Welsh peatlands.

May 2015 21 MB

Summaries

GMEP second year annual report citizen summary

A simple bilingual 2 page summary which provides a brief overview of the second year project findings.

September 2015 198 KB
GMEP second year annual report summary

A 41 page bilingual summary of the second year annual report

September 2015 2.9 MB
GMEP second year annual report executive summary

A 15 page bilingual non-technical executive summary which summarizes the findings of the second year annual report

September 2015 1.8 MB
GMEP Summary against Glastir Strategic Objectives July 2015 293KB
GMEP Summary by Glastir Outcome July 2015 928KB

Publicity

CEH Case study - Supporting farmers to deliver a more sustainable Wales

A two page A4 leaflet describing the Glastir Monitoring and Evaluation Project's role in supporting farmers in delivering a more sustainable Wales

December 2015 1.6MB

Presentations

GMEP Stakeholder Meeting in Cardiff, December 2015

Presentations by Bridget Emmett, Simon Smart, David Robinson, David Chadwick and Ruth Swetnam include an overview and highlights of the programme plus comprehensive presentations focusing on the biodiversity, soil, freshwater, climate change mitigation and landscape elements.

December 2015 27.4MB
Monitoring Agri-environment in Wales

A presentation delivered by Bronwen Williams in November 2015 providing an overview of the Glastir Monitoring and Evaluation Programme

November 2015 4.1MB
Modelling the potential benefits of woodland expansion in Wales

Simon Smart presented this keynote address at a conference arranged by the Centre of Advanced Research on Environmental Services from Nordic Forest Ecosystems (CAR-ES II) on 'Managing Forests to Promote Environmental Services: Climate change adaption and mitigation, water protection, biodiversity conservation and soil quality maintenance' in Copenhagen in November 2015.

November 2015 4.2MB
A combined monitoring and modelling approach to maximise the impacts of agri-environment payments at a national scale

A presentation delivered by Bridget Emmett at the 'Science for the Environment 2015 - Environmental Monitoring and Assessment: Challenges and opportunities' conference in Aarhus, Denmark, October 2015

October 2015 3.6MB
Wales' Natural Resources: Resilience of Ecosystems and Biodiversity

A presentation delivered by Prof Jack Cosby at the Wales Biodiversity Partnership Conference in September 2015. The presentation focuses on the resilience of ecosystems and biodiversity.

September 2015 3.1MB
Developing Indicatiors for the resilience of Wales' Natural Resources

A presentation delivered by Prof Bridget Emmett in July 2015 at the Wales Policy Forum providing a description of using monitoring programmes to develop indicators for reporting the resilience of Wales' Natural Resources.

July 2015 1.6MB
GMEP Overview

An overview of GMEP delivered in March 2015

March 2015 3.8MB

2014

Presentations

GMEP Project Brief Overview

A presentation delivered by Bronwen Williams in October 2014 providing a brief overview of the GMEP project.

October 2014 2.9MB
GMEP Modelling Overview

An overview of modelling work being completed within GMEP delivered in June 2014.

June 2014 444KB
MultiMOVE model

A short presentation providing an overview of the MultiMOVE model which describes habitat suitability for plant species.

June 2014 381KB
Wales Diffuse Pollutant Emissions Modelling Framework

A short presentation providing an overview of the Wales Diffuse Pollutant Emissions Modelling Framework.

June 2014 678KB
Land Utilization and Capability Indicatior

An overview of the LUCI (Land Utilization and Capability Indicator) model maps and evaluates ecosystem services from the sub-field to national scale

June 2014 3.3MB
GMEP Visual Quality Index

An overview of the VQI (Visual Quality Index), an index which was developed within GMEP for ranking landscape quality

June 2014 1.7MB

2013

Reports

Environmental Management on Farmland

An integrated ecological, social and physical approach to monitoring environmental change and land management effects: the Wales Axis II Monitoring and Evaluation Programme.
Authored by Bridget Emmett, published in The Association of Applied Biologists, Aspects of Applied Biology (118), 2013.

2016 330 KB
GMEP First year annual report

A 250 page annual report which provides a comprehensive account of project findings at the end of the first year along with associated appendices.

May 2014 21.2MB

Summaries

GMEP First year annual report summary

A 32 page bilingual summary of the first year annual report

May 2014 2.4MB
GMEP First year annual report executive summary

A 19 page bilingual non-technical executive summary which summarizes the findings of the first year annual report

May 2014 1.5MB
GMEP First year annual report citizen summary

A simple bilingual 2 page summary which provides a brief overview of the first year project findings.

May 2014 740KB

Presentations

Applying LUCI at the national scale in Wales

A presentation delivered at the United Nations Statistical Division meeting (November 2013) providing an overview of the LUCI (Land Utilization and Capability Indicator) model.

November 2013 2.9MB

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