What's New ... EES co-authors an editorial on habitat banking together with Enetjärn AB och Enveco AB in an influential Swedish environmental magazine

2013.06.17. Habitat loss in Sweden, like most European countries, is accelerating at an alarming rate. What can we do? We can protect land through national parks and reserves, but is that enough? Together with Anders Enetjärn and Linus Hasselström I argue that we need new policy tools. We must make it costly to damage ecosystem services and profitable to increase their supply. That is why we argue for enforcing environmental compensation requirements in Sweden and for the devleopment of a habitat banking system to support it. Read the article in Swedish here (or try Google translate) spacerspacer