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Solutions Seminar: Ecosystem tradeoffs: Valuing public preferences
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 - 5:00pm

SOLUTIONS SEMINAR SERIES: ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

Join the Institute for Sustainable Solutions this winter as we explore economic solutions to sustain the vital services nature provides us.

Ecosystem tradeoffs: Valuing public preferences

Sahan Dissanayake
Visiting Professor of Economics, PSU

Wednesday, January 25
5-6:30 p.m.
Portland State University, Shattuck Hall Annex, SW Hall and Broadway (map)
FREE, open to the public and  live streamed here.

One method for valuing nature’s benefits is surveying the public to gauge preferences for one ecosystem service over another. Sahan Dissanayake works at the intersection of land use, ecosystem services, and conservation using these non-market valuation techniques. Explore all seminars>>