Estonian partners of "Development of methods for assessment and mapping of ecosystem services of marine and inland waters" project visit Norwegian Institute for Nature Research to learn about Norwegian experience in assessment of ecosystem services.
The project aims to contribute to decrease of biodiversity loss in riverine habitats and of ecosystems in the European Union. Project activities develop the methodologies of mapping and assessing marine and inland water ecosystem services, compile the list of environmental indicators for monitoring ecosystem services; also monetary values of pilot water bodies will be found
and recommendations for the assessment methods for ecosystem services will be worked out.
Project is supported by Norway and EEA Grants program.
Read more about the project: http://www.ctc.ee/running/ecosystem