17 Aug '11, 11am

Why We Should Put a Price Tag on Ecosystem Services

The only baseline assets of Mankind and all living matter are soil-water-vegetation-atmoshphere all else but commodities The world puts a monitory value on the commodities and rushes to prop up failing Banks. Each of the assets are inter linked UNCCD specifies the assets 60% damaged. If the assets were under control of Earth Inc the receiver Nature will soon demonstrate displeasure and move further into control. 300years of land stripping back to deserts reflecting heat CO2e to upper atmosphere coupled with perpetual volcanic eruption still leads the horror anthropogenic emissions of late. While there is established technology to capture nox sox mercury and chemical they are not applied by Governments. Yes a value needs to be applied to all the above assets and paid for. If UNFCCC -IPCC was amalgamated with say UNCCD WHO and agencies cover poverty and like aid then By appl...

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/08/putting-value-ecosyst...

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