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A greener future? Shifting to a bioeconomy may increase benefits to human society

A greener future? Shifting to a bioeconomy may increase benefits to human society

Bart Immerzeel’s doctorate shows that the shift to a true, green bioeconomy can have profound effects on the land cover and management of Nordic river basins. This will most likely affect the benefits that society receives from ecosystem services in these areas, such as food production, carbon storage and recreational services.