Monthly Archives: December 2013

NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION: VALUE OUR ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES MORE!

Back in 1997, a group of respected economists and ecologists estimated that the environmental services provided by our planet are worth more than $33 trillion per year, with wetlands and rivers providing $4.8 trillion of those services (http://www.hm-treasury.gov.uk/independent_reviews/stern_review_economics_climate_change/stern_review_Report.cfm ). The … Continue reading

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