Using two parks in the UK, this report highlights the value of well maintained green spaces, not just for amenity and recreation, but the services delivered by soil, grass, flowers, trees and water to provide society and our economy with significant benefits.
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Author(s): The Land Trust ,
The National Capital Commission (NCC) protects and conserves more than 55,000 hectares of federal land in the National Capital Region. Much of the land we care is green space. A study estimates the total economic value of our green spaces at $5 billion over 20 years. The NCC’s green spaces provide direct monetary benefits, such as from wood and agricultural products, as well as benefits not measured according to traditional market metrics
This memo shows the results of a limited project conducted by Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Deltares and eLEAF to show what can be compiled for the indicators under SDG 6.4 for the Netherlands and what could be compiled to support other countries in the process of monitoring the 6.4 SDGs.
La propuesta del Plan Nacional de Cuentas Ambientales que se detalla en este documento constituye un esfuerzo institucional para integrar la información económica ambiental, y de esta manera dar cuenta de nuestro desarrollo económico.
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Author(s): Ministerio del Medio ,
Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES) is a World Bank-led global partnership that aims to promote sustainable development by ensuring that natural resources are mainstreamed in development planning and national economic accounts.