What's New ... Scott's work accepted in an interdisciplinary journal Frontiers in Marine Science

2016.01.13. Scott has authored a paper on how to value a hectare of seagrass on Sweden's west coast, together with Per Moksnes from the University of Gothenburg. The paper, which was accepted to an interdiciplinary peer-reviewed journal, develops an approach for monetizing the economic benefits associated with seagrasses' ability to trap carbon dioxide and nitrogen, as well as provide habitat for fish production. It provides a concrete example of valuing the economic benefits that ecosystems provide society. Read the article.