What price nature? Report puts financial value on UK’s ecology

Independent: A view of green space from your bedroom window? That's worth £300 to you each year. The total value of British woodland to the national economy in sucking in carbon every year: £680m. The country's bees and other pollinating insects are, meanwhile, worth £430m. That is the verdict of the first report to place a monetary value on the economic, health and social benefits of the UK's environment -- a report commisioned by the Government and sponsored by the Department for the Environment's chief......

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