Bundles of ecosystem services in a Swedish landscape

A recent study reveals that there are five distinct bundles of ecosystem services across the Stockholm region (Norrström drainage basin).

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The paper – “Mapping bundles of ecosystem services reveals distinct types of multifunctionality within a Swedish landscape” – led by Cibele Quieroz (Stockholm Resilience Centre) and a team of researchers affiliated to PECS and the SEEN project, shows that human-dominated landscapes in the study area are associated with a diverse set of critical ecosystems services and that densely populated urban areas are hotspots of cultural services.

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PROJECTS:
SEEN

PUBLISHED IN:
AMBIO

YEAR: 2015