Paying for Biodiversity Conservation Services in Agricultural Landscapes

Paying for Biodiversity
Conservation Services in
Agricultural Landscapes

by
Stefano Pagiola, Paola Agostini, José Gobbi
Cees de Haan, Muhammad Ibrahim
Enrique Murgueitio, Elías Ramírez
Mauricio Rosales and Juan Pablo Ruíz



Contents


Executive summary

Acknowledgements

Abbreviations

1. Introduction

2. Silvopastoral practices

3. Barriers to adoption

4. Payments for environmental services

5. From theory to practice

6. Monitoring results

7. Conclusions

References

Appendix 1. Land use change in Central America and Colombia, 1990-2000

Appendix 2. Degraded pastures and silvopastoral practices


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May 2004