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Bringing land sparing and land sharing to the city

This post was written by Jonathan Rhodes, @j_r_rhodes, on the recent paper by Masa Soga et al. on land sharing and land sparing in urban systems.

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Research Summary

Forget Gross Domestic Product, we need to measure Gross Natural Product

Trading Floor at The New York Stock Exchange 1963

We have now had four and a half years of austerity, of seeing our public services, and more widely, the public realm in Britain… 1,212 more words

Weeds for Bees

Bees & Weeds cycle seat intervention project is under way!  Beautiful fabric prints are being created, on organically produced calico, by art foundation students at Banbury & Bicester College using a range of printing and stitching techniques. 98 more words

Bees

Week 4: Ecosystem Services

Now this week put me right back in my comfort zone; ecosystem services cropped up several times at undergraduate. Since first learning about them I have found it a very interesting topic. 170 more words

Learning Journal

Nature and economics: a necessary marriage?

By Joseph Bailey, University of Nottingham, UK.

Adams et al. (2013; p. 585): “Neoliberalism may offer a new set of mechanisms in pursuing conservation ends, but also creates new risks and challenges.” 710 more words

Transactions Of The Institute Of British Geographers

Pollination and Other Ecosystem Services Produced By Mobile Organisms: A Conceptual Framework for the Effects of Land-Use Change

Kremen, Claire, et al. 2007. Pollination and Other Ecosystem Services Produced By Mobile Organisms: A Conceptual Framework for the Effects of Land-Use Change. Ecology Letters 10.4: 299-314. 18 more words

Week 3

Global Biodiversity Outlook 4

UN Convention on Biological Diversity
http://www.cbd.int/gbo4/

[GreenBiz]  Ocean acidification will cost the world economy more than $1 trillion annually by 2100, according to… 188 more words

Energy And Climate