Natural capital are the elements of ecosystems that yield flows of valuable ecosystem goods or services. Despite Natural Capital being at the heart of our economy and a cornerstone for human wellbeing, it’s stocks are more and more depleted. To help resolving this huge global challenge, the Natural Capital Research Platform at the Faculty of Bioscience Engineering at Ghent University develops innovative, credible, and use-driven approaches to better map, understand, manage and value the world’s Natural Capital in order to support stakeholders worldwide.

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