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Ecosystem Services - Defined & In Practice - 8/18/11

A conference co-hosted with Marin Carbon Project partners

Thursday, August 18, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Pickleweed Community Center, San Rafael CA

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Valerie Eviner, UC Davis - The science of ecosystem services, what we know and need to learn

Whendee Silver, UC Berkeley - Services from soils including carbon sequestration

Pelayo Alvarez, California Rangeland Coalition - Biodiversity and other ecosystem services on California rangelands

Jessica Musengezi, California Defenders of Wildlife - What are ecosystem services worth? Valuation methods and applications



Rebecca Kramer, Center For Natural Lands Management - History of payment of ecosystem services through examples

Ricardo Bayon, EKO Asset Management Partners - Status and horizons for California carbon markets and global ecosystem services markets

Lucinda Roth, Natural Resources Conservation Service - USDA overview of environmental markets efforts from Washington DC to California

Stephanie Larson, UC Cooperative Extension Sonoma - Achieving ecosystem services through practices


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