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ecosystem services
Subject Category
E Economics, Business and Industry
Definition
Benefits people and other organisms obtain from ecosystems; examples include: pure water and clean air, scenic landscapes, wildlife habitat and biodiversity.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/104863.rdf
Scope Note
Use for the benefits derived from ecosystems; For the activity of managing ecosystems for the benefit of all organisms in the environment while meeting human needs USE ecosystem management.
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/104863
Used For
ecosystem goods and services
environmental benefits
environmental services
Broader Term
ecological economics
environmental economics
Related Term
ecological value
ecosystem management
ecosystems
environmental health
environmental sustainability
green infrastructure
natural capital
quality of life
social benefit
Spanish
servicios ecosistémicos
Term Number
104863