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Ecologists Report Quantifiable Measures of Nature's Services to Humans


February 2, 2009

people and society graphic The idea of ecosystem services is a promising conservation concept but has been rarely put into practice. In a special issue of the journal Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, researchers use novel tools to report some of the first quantifiable results that place values on nature's services to humans. Full Story

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Ecological Society of America

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