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Published: 04 June 2011

432 Pages | Over 100 b/w illus., & an 8 page colour plate section

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199588992

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Natural Capital

Theory and Practice of Mapping Ecosystem Services

Edited by Peter Kareiva, Heather Tallis, Taylor H. Ricketts, Gretchen C. Daily, and Stephen Polasky

  • Discusses novel science that focuses on providing standardized valuations of multiple ecosystem services
  • Incorporates policy analysis and provides guidance on policy implementation
  • Boxed case studies authored by conservation or political leaders from the field
  • Common chapter templates and rigorous editing provide a coherent and integrated work
  • Reveals tradeoffs among services, as well as opportunities for possible new sources of funding for conservation.

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