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UK Biodiversity Indicators 2023. Indicator A2: Taking action for nature: volunteer time spent in conservation 2023


Updated 14 November 2023.

These documents support response indicator A2 – Taking action for nature: volunteer time spent in conservation. The documents include a datasheet.

This indicator presents an index of the number of hours worked by volunteers for 14 UK conservation charities and public bodies (including National Parks England which represents all National Parks in England). Conservation volunteering includes any voluntary activity for an organisation or community undertaken to: further the understanding, protection or enjoyment of the natural environment, including wildlife recording and surveying; practical countryside management; providing education, training and guided walks; and administration or other office support.

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More information on UK Biodiversity Indicator A2 is available on the UKBI A2 webpage.

Resource type Publication

Topic category Environment

Reference date 2023·11·14

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, UK. 2023. UK Biodiversity Indicators 2023.

The UK Biodiversity Indicators were created to provide a measure for reporting on the UK’s progress towards meeting international biodiversity goals and targets and were first published in 2007.

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Metadata date 2023·11·14

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