A tool which aims to help manage biodiversity risk, and is commonly applied in Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs). (Includes a hierarchy of steps: Avoidance, Minimisation, Rehabilitation, Restoration and Offset).
Adapted from Business Biodiversity and Offsets Programme (BBOP) & United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Finance Initiative (2010) 1
References & Websites
- BBOP & UNEP (2010) Mitigation Hierarchy. Business and Biodiversity Offsets Programme & United Nations Environment Programme, Washington DC, USA