Monthly Archives: December 2011

Happy New Year 2012!!

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New iPhone app: How many mangroves does it take to offset a transatlantic flight?

A new iPhone application launched by the United Nations Environment Programme highlights the role of ecosystems in tackling climate change. How many mangroves does it take to offset a transatlantic flight? What consumer actions can we take to reduce damage … Continue reading

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Replanting mangroves to restore degraded forests

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EAFPES profile

East African Payment for Ecosystem Services (EAFPES) Payment for ecosystem services (PES) are voluntary transactions where payments are made to land mangers and others who undertake actions that increase the quantity and quality of a desired ecosystem service which benefit … Continue reading

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