13 November 2018
Northern environmental economic accounting
Healthy ecosystems benefit our economic prosperity and social wellbeing but decisions governing development and conservation don’t always recognise the value of these benefits. Environmental-economic accounting is a way of capturing and organising information to improve our understanding of the environment’s contribution to economic and human wellbeing and the impact of economic development on our natural assets. Associate Professor Jim Smart of Griffith University leads a new Hub project reporting and recording the contribution that ecosystems make to the economy and the environment in Qld’s Mitchell River to help inform a national approach for environmental-economic accounting.
Enjoy this look back at our top news stories from 2018.
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