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The Future of UK Land Value   in the Natural Capital Century

The Future of UK Land Value in the Natural Capital Century

  The Past  Rural land in the UK has increased in value consistently across the last 100 years with Savills reporting that for example, farmland has seen an average increase of 5.7% per year over this period. The rate of…

Spring 2024

The Organisation of the Non-Obvious

The Organisation of the Non-Obvious

In the face of the biggest parallel challenges of our time, climate collapse and the biodiversity crisis, we need an entire new set of tools and techniques to help the natural world fight back against our exploitation and abuse. At…

Spring 2024

Death of the Red Book: Growing a Greener Valuation Standard

Death of the Red Book: Growing a Greener Valuation Standard

Introduction: We’re tearing down the red book! Don’t be scared! We’re here to help you realise this is the most incredible opportunity to be a part of building the future nature-connected economy, where we all value what really matters most!…

Spring 2024

Oxygen Escapes

Oxygen Escapes

In recent years, ecotourism has evolved from being a niche travel choice to one of the most exciting changes in the travel industry; shaping the way we think about rest, relaxation, and our relationship with the natural world. Oxygen Conservation…

Spring 2024

The Best Carbon Credits (Quality Matters)

The Best Carbon Credits (Quality Matters)

The Cause of Climate Change Increasingly I’m sure the cause of climate change is our collective failure to actually value the atmosphere, and by extension, the natural world. By failing to recognise its incredible value we have all continued to…

Spring 2024

The World’s Most Important Asset Class

The World’s Most Important Asset Class

“Natural capital is the world’s most important asset class because if we don’t truly value it, we will oversee  the end of all life on earth…” In an era where the global economy is intricately linked with environmental sustainability, natural…

Spring 2024

OC Recruitment Playbook

OC Recruitment Playbook

The most talented people in every sector have never had more opportunities and more choices about where and how they work. We’re in the unique position of having a mission that is both aspirational and inspiring. We’re committed to Scaling…

Spring 2024

Why Rainforests Are Priceless!

Why Rainforests Are Priceless!

We are hugely fortunate to be the custodians of one of the largest areas of unspoilt temperate rainforest in the entire UK, described by Rewilding Britain as the “best rewilding site in the country!” The Leighon Estate on Dartmoor, Oxygen…

Spring 2024

Greening The Glen

Greening The Glen

The Greening of the Glen: A New Era in Scottish Estate Ownership The rolling hills and rugged landscapes of Scotland have long been the canvas for tales of history and tradition. Integral to this narrative are the large Estates, often…

Spring 2024

Why We Buy Land

Why We Buy Land

“Our work is about delivering positive environmental and social impact, making a profit as a result of what we do not the purpose”. We’re often asked if we will consider leasing land in support of our mission to Scale Conservation…

Spring 2024