What it means

Adjustments in natural and human/land management systems in response to actual or expected climatic stimuli or their events.

Have your say

Your opinion, knowledge and ideas are extremely important to us so we can produce an inclusive, well informed City Downland Estate Plan.

Register your view on our Climate change theme

Each of the 4 themes have an online consultation for you to register your views. 

These can be accessed on their individual pages or on our Have your say page.

View our maps

Below are a selection of maps displaying information on the natural capital assets for this theme, within our downland estate. 

Please click on these to see a larger version. You can see more maps and explore information by using the online City Downland Estate Plan Map.

Aquifer Character, Flooding & Drainage

This map shows how well the downland estate land stores groundwater as well as information on the rivers, drainage flows and areas prone to flooding.

This map shows how well the downland estate land stores groundwater as well as information on the rivers, drainage flows and areas prone to flooding.

Habitat Networks

This map shows the different types of habitat networks found within the downland estate, that allows species to move and disperse throughout the landscape.

This map shows the different types of habitat networks found within the downland estate, that allows species to move and disperse throughout the landscape.

Priority habitat Inventory

This map shows areas designated as a priority for conservation action and the type of habitat that is present.

This map shows areas designated as a priority for conservation action and the type of habitat that is present.