Integrating ecosystem approaches, green infrastructure and spatial planning (ECO-Plan)

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Project workshop materials have been uploaded to Smart Simple to provide an interactive methodology for local authorities to develop green infrastructure plans

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Prof Mark Scott
University College Dublin
Associate Professor
School Of Architecture, Planning and Env Policy, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
Telephone: +353 1 268 0100
e-mail: mark.scott@ucd.ie

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Att 1    EPARR_182_scott_infrastructure_epr.pdf   (2.05 Mb)
Att 2    EPARR_182_Scott_Infrastructure_web.pdf   (3.11 Mb)
Att 3    Poster_G_-Ecology.pdf   (0.55 Mb)
Att 4    Poster_C_-_Drainage.pdf   (0.7 Mb)
Att 5    Poster_D_-_Drainage.pdf   (0.52 Mb)
Att 6    Poster_E_-_Cultural_Heritage.pdf   (0.43 Mb)
Att 7    Poster_F_-_Cultural_Heritage.pdf   (0.52 Mb)
Att 8    Poster_B_-_Recreation___Open_Space___Drainage.pdf   (0.64 Mb)
Att 9    Poster_A_-_Recreation___Open_Space.pdf   (0.61 Mb)
Att 10    GI_Quest_Context_Information_for_Ballystewart.pdf   (0.66 Mb)

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Author(s)Scott, M.
Title Of WebsiteSecure Archive For Environmental Research Data
Publication InformationIntegrating ecosystem approaches, green infrastructure and spatial planning (ECO-Plan)
Name of OrganisationEnvironmental Protection Agency Ireland
Electronic Address or URL http://erc.epa.ie/safer/resource?id=c42987da-4387-11e6-ab63-005056ae0019
Unique Identifierc42987da-4387-11e6-ab63-005056ae0019
Date of AccessLast Updated on SAFER: 2017-07-28

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SAFER-Data Display URL http://erc.epa.ie/safer/iso19115/display?isoID=3138
Resource Keywordsgreen infrastructure, natural capital, spatial planning
EPA/ERTDI/STRIVE Project Code2012-B-DS-5
EPA/ERTDI/STRIVE Project ThemeNot Applicable
Resource Availability: Any User Can Download Files From This Resource
Public-Open
Limitations on the use of this ResourceNONE
Number of Attached Files (Publicly and Openly Available for Download): 23
Project Start Date Tuesday 1st April 2014 (01-04-2014)
Earliest Recorded Date within any attached datasets or digital objects Tuesday 1st April 2014 (01-04-2014)
Most Recent Recorded Date within any attached datasets or digital objects Wednesday 1st October 2014 (01-10-2014)
Published on SAFERWednesday 6th July 2016 (06-07-2016)
Date of Last EditThursday 20th July 2017 at 12:09:45 (20-07-2017)
Datasets or Files Updated On Thursday 20th July 2017 at 12:09:45 (20-07-2017)

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The ecosystem approach (EA) and green infrastructure (GI) have emerged as key concepts for sustainable environmental management; however, at present, both EA and GI are poorly integrated with spatial planning systems that are responsible for regulating land-use and the built environment. This project addresses this deficit by evaluating the EA and GI concepts and will provide guidelines, methodologies and a planning toolkit for the effective integration of EA/GI into spatial planning frameworks from national to local levels. The specific objectives of the study include: to provide an understanding of EA for sustainable environmental management and the potential of the green infrastructure concept as an integrative policy tool, including international best practice; to identify the international and national legislative and policy frameworks underpinning biodiversity and nature conservation, and to evaluate how these relate to the spatial planning system; to provide a baseline study of current national practice in relation to EA, GI and spatial planning; to develop a cross-sectoral and stakeholder-based approach to identify pathways towards integrating EA/GI into spatial planning frameworks; and to develop recommendations and guidelines for the effective integration of EA/GI and spatial planning.
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