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SDN:M09::4Ecosystem benefit indicators and biophysical ranking methods  
DEFINITION
  • Produces quantitative metrics that are correlated with ecological contributions to human well-being and can serve as indicators for these contributions in a specific setting. They use data to provide information related to the demand for, supply (or scarcity) of ecosystem services. Although the resulting indicators can be correlated with other value measures, such as economic values, they do not themselves provide measures of value.
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NOTE
  • accepted
IDENTIFIER
  • SDN:M09::4
DATE
  • 2013-11-14 10:15:17.0
IDENTIFIER
  • SDN:M09::4
VERSION
  • 1
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URI
http://vocab.nerc.ac.uk/collection/M09/current/4/
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