Making the Case for ROW with MENE Data

Natural England’s Monitor of Engagement with the Natural Environment (MENE) survey provides trend data for how people experience the natural environment in England and celebrated its decade in 2019 with new tools useful for making the case for rights of way in your county.

This webinar introduces the data and demonstrates how the tools can be used in any area to illustrate the value and existing or latent demand for increased public access.

Main topics

Using the statistics and trends provided by the Monitor of Engagement with the Natural Environment to answer the questions:

  1. What are the benefits of public rights of way?
  2. How could we get more benefits?
  3. If we spent more what could it deliver?

Learning Outcomes

  • Understanding the MENE data and its applications
  • Using the MENE dashboard




Pippa Langford, Principal Specialist Recreation and Access, Natural England


Ideally, you need a webcam, microphone and speakers (standard equipment on most laptops, tablets or smartphones) however, the essentials are an internet connection and audio. If necessary, you can join by phone for the audio and by computer to view if your computer does not have audio.

To test whether your equipment is compatible with the conference facility, Zoom, and to try the features, you can join a test meeting at any time from a computer or mobile device. There will only be you on the call so you can experiment freely.

For more about joining a meeting using different computers, tablets, smartphones and apps or browsers  There are apps available for smartphones and tablets.



Feb 11 2020


10:00 am - 11:45 am


Free to members. Member only.