The Natural Environment White Paper The Natural
Choice: securing the value of nature, published in 2011, aims
to mainstream the value of nature across society in England,
including across government departments.
The White Paper underpins
Biodiversity 2020: A strategy for England’s wildlife and ecosystem
services, also published in 2011, which sets out the
implementation of both international and European Union
biodiversity commitments in England.
This diagram shows the relationship and roles of the various
public authorities and other stakeholder groups charged with
delivery of the biodiversity strategy for England