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.
Revealing Hidden Benefits: Placing a Value on Nature
** Note: Due to inclement weather conditions, David Batker will be presenting this topic via live video. **
Executive Director, Earth Economics
Nature provides everything humans need to live. These ecosystem services include many things we take for granted, like trees purifying air, wetlands filtering water and bees pollinating crops.
Putting a price tag on nature is difficult, but doing so can inform better decisions about how to manage precious natural resources. An ecological economist for more than 20 years, David Batker will present the history, current state and future direction of valuing natural capital and revealing hidden benefits. Explore all seminars>>