Ecosystem services such as clean water from forests are free, but now their value is being recognized. Entrepreneurs are developing markets for these services and providing incentives for conservation.
Markets for ecosystem services such as water filtration, erosion control, and pollination benefit the providers and enhance environmental assets.
Not the private sector, not the state of Florida. Rather, the people who are supposed to restore it.
J. Bishop Grewell,
By J. Bishop Grewell and Clay J. Landry with Greg Conko
Orange County RegisterJuly 18, 1999 CLAY LANDRYCopyright 1999 The Orange County Register
The federal government pours cash into the Columbia basin, but what fish really need is water.