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Ecological Goods & Services: Backgrounder on Payment for Ecosystem Services

Description: In support of the implementation of the Township of Langley’s Agricultural Viability Strategy, this report and summary presentation investigate Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES) programs that compensate agricultural producers for providing Ecological Goods and Services that benefit the community at large.   70 more words


Ecosystem services: myth or reality?

Ever wondered how you get sucked into clicking on topical headlines (here are some great tips for creating those headlines)? Do you question how you know so much about Miley’s personal life, when you don’t even like her music? 1,078 more words


Working with Nature in Sonoma County

Over the past few years, there’s been a lot of discussion in the conservation community about ecosystem services.  It’s a pretty abstract concept that is being brought to life at the Benziger Family Winery in the Sonoma Valley. 259 more words


How much natural capital was used in that shirt?

The fashion industry is making way into a new and improved trend, but, unlike bellbottoms, we’re hoping this trend will stay.  The new trend: sustainability. 163 more words

Get your 4 a day

No I don’t mean 5 a day. Not even 7 a day if you live in Australia. I mean 4 a day.  4 power outages a day. 245 more words