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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