Publication - Independent report

Developing a method to estimate the costs of soil erosion in high-risk Scottish catchments: final report

Report from a project which developed and used an ecosystem service framework approach to estimate the costs of soil erosion in Scotland, for five study catchments.

Developing a method to estimate the costs of soil erosion in high-risk Scottish catchments: final report
List of abbreviations

List of abbreviations

CAP Common Agricultural Policy

CIS Countryside Information Service

DOC Dissolved organic carbon

GAEC Good Agricultural and Environmental Conditions

GHG Greenhouse gas

HOST Hydrology of Soil Types

IACS Integrated Administration and Control System

JHI James Hutton Institute

LCM Land Cover Map

NFI National Forestry Inventory

NSIS National Soil Inventory of Scotland

POC Particulate organic carbon

PSG Project Steering Group

SFP Single farm payment

SG Scottish Government

SPR Standard Percentage Runoff

SPS Single Payment Scheme

SSKIB Scottish Soils Knowledge and Information Base

SSSI Sites of Special Scientific Interest

TOC Total organic carbon


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