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Books and Book Chapters

  • Water Ecosystem Services - A Global Perspective
    This book, jointly edited by, and featuring contributions from, a number of SNC staff describes how ecosystem services-based approaches can assist in addressing major global and regional water challenges, such as climate change, biodiversity loss, and water security in the developing world, by integrating scientific knowledge from different disciplines, such as hydrological modelling, environmental economics, psychology and international law. Available in March 2015.
  • UNEP 2012 yearbook
    Chapter 2 of the yearbook describes how increasing/maintaining stocks of soil carbon helps management of soils for multiple economic, societal and environmental benefits.
  • Soils of the Crofts
    A handbook aimed at school children giving information about the types and properties of soils found throughout the areas where crofting still takes place in Scotland (the north and north west of the country). This book can be viewed in your browser by clicking the link above.

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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.