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Aquatic Ecosystem Services in a Changing World

Integrated modelling of the consequences of terrestrial activities and climate change for aquatic biodiversity and ecosystem services.

Key output: integrated (opens in a new window)decision support tool for management of marine and freshwater ecosystems taking account of ecological, social and cultural impacts of key pressures and providing information on potential management interventions.

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Case Studies

Four case studies located in Ireland, Germany, Sweden and Canada allow researchers to explore the impacts of change across a range of natural and socio-economic contexts.

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Formed under a joint call of the Belmont Forum, Biodiversa and the European Commission (2019 – 2021), Land2Sea partners also receive support locally from a range of national funding agencies​.