Green Infrastructure: Nature based solutions for sustainable and resilient cities conference will be held in Orvieto, Itally from 4-7 April 2017. The main objective of the Conference is to show how a trans-disciplinary approach to urban planning based on Green Infrastructure (GI) as Nature Based Solutions (NBS) will enable maximization Ecosystem Services provision making future cities more resilient and sustainable. [Read more…] about GreenInUrbs: Final Conference
ESP connects over 3000 ecosystem services scientists, policy makers and practitioners who work together in more than 40 Working Groups and a growing number of National Networks on all continents. ESP regularly organises World and Regional conferences and provides many Services to further enhance the application of ecosystem services for nature conservation, ecosystem restoration and sustainable management. Partner up with ESP and join in the global effort for the future of our Natural Capital!
Time for a new ESP Update. In this month’s issue you can find:
- Summary of the very successful European ES Conference that took place in Antwerp last month;
- ESP 9th World Conference 2017 announcement;
- Deadline reminders: Upcoming ESP regional conferences in Africa and Latin America;
- Asian ESP Regional Office – officially opened!
- ESP Working Groups, National Networks & Regional Chapters update;
- New events, vacancies and collaboration calls in the field of ecosystem services
Our colleagues at ecoSERVICES, a research project of Future Earth – are committed to co-designing a research agenda aimed at deepening our understanding of the governance of ecosystem services. They aim to bring together the variety of voices present in the global ecosystem services knowledge community in order to shape governance research in this area. [Read more…] about Survey: Help shape the research agenda for improving ecosystem service governance
The integration of new ecosystem markets data into EnviroAtlas ecosystem services marketing platform will be announced on Tuesday, October 12th. Join the launch webinar and live demonstration. Findings will be shared from the new Atlas of Ecosystem Markets, a booklet of maps highlighting status and trends of ecosystem markets in the United States.
Integrating ecosystem markets data with EnviroAtlas’s suite of analytical tools and scientific and demographic data allows users to understand critical trends, gaps, and opportunities in environmental markets. [Read more…] about Webinar: Mapping Ecosystem Markets in the United States