Series: Nordic Council of Ministers
Author(s): Kirsten Grønvik Bråten , Henrik Lindhjem , and Marianne Zandersen
Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers
Publication Date: 01 June 2009
Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Payment for Ecosystem Services, Environmental Policy Instrument, Direct Incentives, Nordic Countries, Preserve Biodiversity, Working Group on Environment
Payment for ecosystem services (PES) is a type of environmental policy instrument that gives the owner of a natural resource direct incentives to manage it in society's best interest. The report provides an overvie...