Conjunto de Herramientas para la Gestión Forestal Sostenible (GFS)

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Valuing forest ecosystem services: a training manual for planners and project developers

Author Masiero, M., Pettenella, D., Boscolo, M., Barua, S.K, Animon, I. & Matta, J.R
Year of publication 2019
The degradation of ecosystems, including forests, and the associated loss of biodiversity, particularly due to human-induced threats and climate change, has gained increased attention from scientists and policymakers. The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment presented a new conceptual framework that puts ecosystem services at the centre and links human well-being to the impacts on ecosystems of changes in natural resources.
Type of Tool
Directrices, manual, material para capacitadores
Scale of Application
Asia Pacific
Forest Type
All forest types (natural and planted)
Primary Designated Function
Ecosystem services, cultural or spiritual values
Management Responsibility