Land and Estate Management

The natural environment can provide a range of goods and services to support landowners and managers. Realising and enhancing natural capital is a core element of managing land sustainably.

Strategy and funding

  • Policy and compliance reviews
  • Countryside Stewardship Schemes
  • Woodland Grant Schemes
  • Rural development grants
  • Business and sustainability planning
  • Diversification options analysis

Habitat management

  • Habitat creation and restoration
  • Farm habitat surveys
  • Ecological surveys (including protected species)
  • Woodland and timber resource management
  • Arboriculture surveys and management
  • Landscape assessment

Natural resource management

  • Natural flood risk management
  • Soil and water quality surveys
  • Ecosystem services and function appraisal
  • Natural capital assessment
  • Minerals surveying
  • Timber crop review
  • Carbon footprinting for land management
  • Carbon sequestration and credit schemes
  • Renewable energy
  • Biodiversity and landscape plans
  • GIS and mapping