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Ecosystem Services

How much is clean water and clean air worth? Economists have created an accounting for the services our natural world performs. Wetlands, such as Morton Creek, help with flood prevention and water purification, as well as supporting an entire world of plants and animals. 

For more information:

Valuing Ecosystem Services - by Ministry of Natural Resources, Climate Change and Ecosystem Services Workshop, March 2011 Gananoque

Ananlyzing the Resistance Values of the 401 Highway to Wildlife Movements in the Thousand Islands Section of the Algonquin to Adirondack Corridor and Thousand Islands Frontenac Arch Biosphere - by Don Ross, for Algonquin to Adirondack Conservation Association

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