The research area’s challenge is to integrate ecosystem services into decision making processes. In addition the objectives are to promote the potential of nature-based business operations as well as to identify and value ecosystem services (e.g.outdoor recreation, pollination services, health effects).
Goals of the research area
- Wellbeing and sustainable business models from nature-based and virtual solutions
- Commensurate and sustainable decision making through the economic valuation of ecosystem services
- The maintenance and regulating services provided by pollinators