Eco-what?! The need for clarity and consistency in communication using ecosystem terminology

Description: 
Within the natural resource management sector multiple ‘ecosystem’ terms are presently in use. This briefing highlights key meanings underlying these terms, and suggests that better recognition of these concepts, together with consistency in use of terminology, will benefit both communication and practice
Author: 
Kerry Waylen & Kirsty Blacktock, James Hutton Institute
Date: 
Tuesday, 14th April 2015
Resource type: 
Briefing paper
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