River restoration and biodiversity : nature-based solutions for restoring the rivers of the UK and Republic of Ireland

Authors:
Addy, S., S. Cooksley, N. Dodd, K. Waylen, J. Stockan, A. Byg and K. Holstead

Publication Date:
2016

Abstract/Summary:
Rivers and their fl oodplains are among the most important environments in the UK and Republic of Ireland. They support highly diverse habitat and wildlife despite their small area in the landscape. In this report, we make 20 recommendations for policy makers and practitioners to promote and improve river restoration.

STAPER categories:

    Resource Type:
    White Paper

    Source:
    International Union for the Conservation of Nature

    Link:
    https://portals.iucn.org/library/node/46347