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Ecosystem services

Known as: Ecosystem goods, Ecological services, Nature's services 
Humankind benefits in a multitude of ways from ecosystems. Collectively, these benefits are becoming known as ecosystem services. Ecosystem services… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Our planet is changing at paces never observed before. Species extinction is happening at faster rates than ever, greatly… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Payments for Ecosystem Services (PES) economically reward resource managers for the provision of ecosystem services and are thus… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The degradation of ecosystem services poses a significant barrier to the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Abstract Ecosystem values are not well accounted for in decisions concerning natural resources. In this context, the concept of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Abstract Agricultural ecosystems are actively managed by humans to optimize the provision of food, fiber, and fuel. These… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Human-dominated marine ecosystems are experiencing accelerating loss of populations and species, with largely unknown… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Since the late 1960s, the valuation of ecosystem services has received ample attention in scientific literature. However, to date… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
This paper advocates consistently defined units of account to measure the contributions of nature to human welfare. We argue that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Understanding the negative and positive effects of agricultural land use for the conservation of biodiversity, and its relation… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Humanity is increasingly urban, but continues to depend on Nature for its survival. Cities are dependent on the ecosystems beyond… Expand
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