Completing and using ecosystem service assessment for decision-making : an interdisciplinary toolkit for managers and analysts / lead authors, Susan M. Preston and Ciara Raudsepp-Hearne ; on behalf of...: En4-295/2016E-PDF

"The Ecosystem Services Toolkit is a technical guide to ecosystem services assessment and analysis that offers practical, step-by-step guidance for governments at all levels, as well as for consultants and researchers. The approach is fully interdisciplinary, integrating biophysical sciences, social sciences, economics, and traditional and practitioner knowledge. It provides guidance on how to consider and incorporate ecosystem services analysis in a variety of different policy contexts such as spatial planning, environmental assessment, and wildlife management, among others. It contains numerous innovative tools and resources designed to enhance users’ understanding of ecosystem services and to support analysis and decision-making. Canadian examples are featured throughout the guide”--Provided by publisher.

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Publication information
Department/Agency Canada. Environment and Climate Change Canada.
Value of Nature to Canadians Study Taskforce.
Title Completing and using ecosystem service assessment for decision-making : an interdisciplinary toolkit for managers and analysts / lead authors, Susan M. Preston and Ciara Raudsepp-Hearne ; on behalf of the Value of Nature to Canadians Study Taskforce, Federal, Provincial, and Territorial Governments of Canada.
Variant title Alternate title: Ecosystem services toolkit
Publication type Monograph
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Issued also in French under title: Réalisation et utilisation d’une évaluation des services écosystémiques aux fins de prises de décisions : boîte à outils interdisciplinaire à l’intention des gestionnaires et des analystes.
Issued by: Environment and Climate Change Canada.
Includes bibliographical references.
Issued also in print format.
Publishing information Ottawa : Value of Nature to Canadians Study Taskforce, Federal, Provincial, and Territorial Governments of Canada, 2017.
Author / Contributor Preston, Susan M.(Susan Margaret),
Raudsepp-Hearne, Ciara,
Description 276 p. : col. ill.
ISBN 9780660070742
Catalogue number
  • En4-295/2016E-PDF
Subject terms Environmental impact assessment
Environmental management
Handbooks
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