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Towards the legal recognition and governance of forest ecosystem services in Mozambique
Within the context of Mozambique, this paper examines the state of forest ecosystem services, the dependency of the population on these systems for their well-being, if an adaptive governance regime is being created which ...
Law, the laws of nature and ecosystem energy services: a case of wilful blindness
Ecosystems services include the collection, concentration, and storage of solar energy as fossil fuels (e.g., coal, petroleum, and natural gas). These concentrated forms of energy were produced by ancient ecosystem ...
Protecting ecosystems by way of biological control: cursory reflections on the main regulatory instruments for biological control agents, present and future
Although there are numerous threats to ecosystems and the resultant ecosystem services, alien and invasive plants (AIP) have been identified as being one of the major causes of ecosystem destruction. In addressing the ...
Ecosystem services and international water law: towards a more effective determination and implementation of equity?
Interest in an ecological- or an ecosystem-centred approach to natural resource management is not new, and in the case of water management has been very well emphasised for many decades. Recently however, a new focus has ...