Wild capital : nature's economic and ecological wealth / Barbara K. Jones.

"In Wild Capital, Barbara Jones demonstrates that looking at nature through the lens of the marketplace is a surprisingly effective approach to protecting the environment. Showing that policy-makers and developers rarely associate wild places with monetary values, Jones argues that nature can a...

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Main Author: Jones, Barbara K. (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Gainesville : University of Florida Press, [2019]
©2019.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Creating wild capital from the ecosystem services model
  • The ecotourist question
  • The question of charisma
  • The quirky moose
  • Florida's endearing manatee
  • Post-Jaws sharks
  • Green fire in a wolf's eyes
  • America's iconic bald eagle
  • Conclusion : Economics as the answer to a sustainable future.