Ecosystem Services

Ecosystem Services

Source: Miles Hemstrom

"Ecosystem services" is shorthand for the "goods" and "services" that link the biological functions and the social values of natural resources.

Articles & Stories

VIP Treatment: Rewarding Landowners for Riparian Stewardship: tells the story of a voluntary program
"Money in a Streambank" tells the story of a regulation-driven ecosystem services project.
Using an ecosystem services framework allows for the quantification or evaluation of...
The economic value of wetland ecosystem services is determined by individual or...
Wetland values are often difficult to assess because they do not conform to our current system of...

Maps and Tools

With hundreds of map layers available to draw from, you can use the Oregon Explorer Map Viewer... more

Data Collections

The Department of Administrative Services (DAS) is the central administrative agency of state... more