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    • Planning a Sustainable Tree Canopy for Durham 

      Hancock, Grace; Vanko, Alex; Xiong, Mingfei (2020-04-24)
      Trees are a vital part of a city’s infrastructure. The urban forest provides many ecosystem services to residents including health benefits, air pollution removal, extreme heat reduction, stormwater mitigation, and even ...
    • POTENTIAL CHANGES IN ECOSYSTEM SERVICES FROM LAND USE POLICY IN PUERTO RICO 

      Smith, Miranda B. (2007-05)
      Ecosystem services are self- evidently important to society as natural capital inputs into economic markets, the basis for life-support systems such as clean air, clean water, and climate control, and are integral to quality ...
    • Voices of North Carolina Agriculture: Current Issues and Innovations in Farmland Preservation 

      Clary, Margaret (2011-04-27)
      Agriculture is North Carolina’s number one industry, contributing $72 billion annually to the state’s economy and accounting for 17% of jobs. In addition to growing nourishing food, farms provide many other benefits ...
    • Zostera marina meadows from the Gulf of California: conservation status 

      Lopez-Calderon, JM; Riosmena-Rodríguez, R; Torre, J; Meling, A; Basurto, X (Biodiversity and Conservation, 2016-02-01)
      © 2016, Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht. Eelgrass (Zostera marina) population estimates show a decreasing trend worldwide in the second half of the twentieth century. Mexico lacks long-term time series to determine ...