Mapping health outcomes from ecosystem services

Hans Keune, Bram Oosterbroek, Marthe Derkzen, Suneetha Subramanian, Unnikrishnan Payyappalimana, Pim Martens, Maud Huynen

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    The practice of mapping ecosystem services (ES) in relation to health outcomes is only in its early developing phases. Examples are provided of health outcomes, health proxies and related biophysical indicators. This chapter also covers main health mapping challenges, design options and participatory ES – health mapping.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationMapping Ecosystem Services
    EditorsBenjamin Burkhard, Joachim Maes
    PublisherPensoft Publishers
    Number of pages6
    ISBN (Print)9789546428523, 9789546428295
    Publication statusPublished - Feb 2017

    JEL classifications

    • q57 - "Ecological Economics: Ecosystem Services; Biodiversity Conservation; Bioeconomics; Industrial Ecology"


    • Mapping
    • Ecosystem services
    • Human health

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