Economic rewards of better land management: Estimated 2.3 billion tons of crops worth $1.4 trillion

  • 2013•09•24

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    “By providing the scientific community, governments, and the private sector with a scalable, adaptable toolbox for total economic valuations, the initiative is intended to help prevent and/or reversal land degradation globally,” says lead author Richard J. Thomas, Associate Director of the UN University’s Canadian-based Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH).