Cascades and chains: how does value reach the valuer?

Browsing through a presentation online the other day, I came across an interesting slide titled the ‘Ecosystem service cascade’, produced by Roy Haines-Young at Nottingham University (see below in Fig.1 and here). The slide visualises a chain of events that leads to people benefitting from the environment. There are a series of natural (ie. ‘non-human’) inputs that… Read more »