Nature’s contribution to the economy2018-05-04T14:06:22+00:00

Project Description

Nature’s contribution to the economy

Team members © CZMAI

By: Esther Wolfs

Organisation: Wolfs Company

Location: Bonaire, Caribbean

Published:13 November 2015

Photo: On Bonaire, marine ecosystems are found to be more economically significant than terrestrial ones © Pedro Paulo Cunha 2014

Summary: Challenges for decision-makers can be assessing when market-based solutions to biodiversity loss are likely to be culturally acceptable, as well as effective, efficient and equitable. Economic values of ecosystem services can justify funding for nature conservation and mobilize political support.

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