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195. The Value of Nature in the UK

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According to the National Ecosystem Assessment (NEA) the UK’s lakes, forests, parks and wildlife are worth billions of pounds. Indeed, it is claimed that the natural world is vital for human existence, not only in providing food, water and air, but also for the cultural and spiritual benefits that it provides.

This Environmental Studies Factsheet explains:
• Types of ecosystem service.
• UK National Ecosystem Assessment.

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January 2015

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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