In this episode, we speak to Ed Cooper, founder of BioCap. Ed discusses developing a spatial plan and regional network to support nature-based solutions in West Berkshire, including local carbon offsetting schemes and habitat restoration, and the need for more granular data in digital mapping.
Interviewers: Jennifer Gabrys and Danilo Urzedo
Producer: Harry Murdoch
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This radio episode was produced by the Smart Forests project funded by the European Research Council. Smart Forests is led by Professor Jennifer Gabrys and is based in the Department of Sociology at the University of Cambridge.
Smart Forests Atlas materials are free to use for non-commercial purposes (with attribution) under a CC BY-NC-SA 4.0 license. To cite this radio episode: Cooper, Ed, Jennifer Gabrys, and Danilo Urzedo, "Ed Cooper: Nature-Based Solutions in West Berkshire, UK", Smart Forests Atlas (2023), https://atlas.smartforests.net/en/radio/ed-cooper/
Header image: BioCap West Berkshire Opportunity Map. Image source: BioCap. Retrieved 22 June 2022, from https://www.biocap.org.uk