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AMENITY FUNCTIONS OF THE NATURAL CAPITAL

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Definition:
These service functions which are not survival functions but improve the quality of life, for example, by providing a pleasing landscape for leisure pursuits.

Source Publication:
United Nations, European Commission, International Monetary Fund, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, World Bank , 2005, Handbook of National Accounting: Integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting 2003, Studies in Methods, Series F, No.61, Rev.1, Glossary, United Nations, New York, para. 1.23
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Statistical Theme: Environmental statistics

Created on Monday, July 04, 2005

Last updated on Wednesday, November 30, 2005