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Towards a national set of ecosystem service indicators: insights from Germany.
Abstract Target 2, Action 5 of the EU Biodiversity Strategy requests member states “to map and assess ecosystems and their services” (Mapping and Assessment of Ecosystems and their Services – MAESExpand
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The greener, the happier? The effect of urban land use on residential well-being
We investigate the effect of urban land use on residential well-being in major German cities, using panel data from the German Socio-Economic Panel and cross-section data from the European UrbanExpand
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Promoting Multifunctionality of Agriculture: An Economic Analysis of New Approaches in Germany
In the early and mid-1990s, a number of policies to support the multifunctionality of agriculture, e.g., agri-environmental schemes (AESs), started to be implemented in Europe. Based on experiencesExpand
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Access to urban green space and environmental inequalities in Germany
Abstract Although sufficient and equitable access to urban green represents a key aspect for adequate living conditions and a healthy environment in urban areas, national studies investigating theExpand
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Differences in the recreational value of urban parks between weekdays and weekends: A discrete choice analysis
Urban parks offer city residents a broad range of opportunities for recreation. This paper explores whether preferences for urban parks are context-dependent, i.e., whether they differ betweenExpand
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Accessibility of urban blue in German major cities
Abstract Action 5 of the EU 2020 Biodiversity Strategy explicitly mentions that EU member states, with assistance of the Commission, will map and assess the state of ecosystems and ecosystem servicesExpand
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Financial costs and benefits of a program of measures to implement a National Strategy on Biological Diversity in Germany
The implementation of the National Biodiversity Strategies and Actions Plans (NBSAP), as required by Article 6 of the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), would improve the base for politicalExpand
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Estimating the Value of Urban Green Space: A hedonic Pricing Analysis of the Housing Market in Cologne, Germany
Urban Green Space (UGS) such as parks and forests provide a wide range of environmental and recreational benefits. One objective in the conservation efforts of UGS is to analyse the benefitsExpand
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Towards a national indicator for urban green space provision and environmental inequalities in Germany: Method and findings
Action 5 of the EU 2020 Biodiversity Strategy explicitly mentions that member states will map and assess the state of ecosystems and their services in their national territory by 2014 with theExpand
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Synergies and trade-offs between nature conservation and climate policy: Insights from the “Natural Capital Germany – TEEB DE” study
Ecosystem-based approaches provide opportunities for climate policy to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, to expand the adaptive capacities and resilience of land systems to a changing climate,Expand
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