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Establishment of a baseline for, and monitoring of the impact of, the European Landscape Convention in the UK

Defra, working with the UK devolved administrations, landscape agencies and the Universities of Newcastle, Sheffield and Manchester, have established an ELC Monitoring and Evaluation Framework. A key part of the framework is that it forms the UK policy baseline on how landscape and the intent of the ELC is articulated in legislation, policy, guidance and advice. It also begins to make the complex links between policy development, implementation and changes in the landscape.

The chapters of the report can be downloaded below