INSPIRE Knowledge Base

Joint Nature Conservation Committee

LMO Description
Organisation: 
Joint Nature Conservation Committee
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • allocate experts to Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
    Details
    Level of authority: 
    National
    United Kingdom
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>JNCC is the public body that advises the UK Government and devolved administrations on UK-wide and international nature conservation. Our role is to provide evidence, information and advice so decisions can be made that protect our natural resources and systems.</p>
    Main Activities: 
    JNCC is a user and collector of spatial data on a range of topics relating to the environment.
    Area of work/experience
    Geographic Domain:: 
    National
    United Kingdom
    Societal Sector: 
    Public sector
    Specific Expertise: 
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development: 
    A wide range of experience in data mobilisation initiatives both at the national and broader geographical scales.