Natural Capital

Nature provides countless services for free, such as water filtration and carbon storage. We call these services natural capital, or ecosystem services. We evaluate and describe these services, and calculate the economic cost if we had to provide them ourselves. When our leaders recognize the monetary and intrinsic value of natural capital, they will choose policies that protect and restore it.

Lost Lagoon: Education in Nature

A video by Emily Carr student Emily Kao explores the myriad of benefit... Read more »

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What is natural capital?

Natural capital is a way of looking at the economic benefits of nature... Read more »

What is nature worth?

This clever video offers a three-minute look into the Big Question: Wh... Read more »

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Photo: Natural capital innovation at the municipal level

Natural capital innovation at the municipal level

Notes from the Panther Lounge

The David Suzuki Foundation is part of an alliance that is looking at scaling up the efforts already underway across the country. Read more »