Provisioning ecosystem services are the products obtained from ecosystems, including food, fiber, fuel, genetic resources, natural medicines, pharmaceuticals and fresh water.
Humans and the economy are highly dependent on the natural environment and the corresponding provision of products and services.
These are the benefits obtained from the regulation of ecosystem processes, including air quality regulation, climate regulation, water regulation, erosion regulation, water purification and waste...
CBS to compile a Monitor of well-being
The Dutch Cabinet has commissioned CBS to compile an annual Monitor of well-being.
Classification systems for environmental activities
Documents for Eurostat regarding classification of environmental protection and management of natural resources.
The entire area of the Netherlands is categorised into a number of ecosystem types.
Biodiversity is the variability among living organisms and the ecosystems of which they are part.
The carbon account records stocks and flows of carbon in and between various reservoirs: biosphere (stocks in vegetation, water etc.), atmosphere (as CO2,CH4 etc.), geosphere (oil, coal etc.) and the...
Ecosystem services are the benefits generated by ecosystems in the Netherlands that contribute to the economy and to other human activity.
The condition or quality of an ecosystem is measured with the aid of a set of ecological key indicators, which relate to both the system’s ecological condition and its capacity to supply ecosystem...
Cultural ecosystem services
These are the nonmaterial benefits people obtain from ecosystems through spiritual enrichment, cognitive development, reflection, recreation and aesthetic experiences
Internationalisation Monitor 2021, second quarter
This edition of the Internationalisation Monitor focuses on the environmental aspect of Dutch international trade: how does globalisation contribute to the issues and solutions in the area of...
Dutch well-being high, but under increasing pressure
it is becoming more difficult to maintain this level of well-being. Many elements of Dutch natural capital are showing systemic deterioration, with increasing pressure on plant and animal...
Greenhouse gas and natural resource footprints
Greenhouse gas and natural resource footprints for 2010 up to and including 2018 specified for production and consumption perspectives, CO2 and other greenhouse gases and four types of natural...
Quality Checks for SNAC Exiobase 2016
A comparison between SNAC Exiobase 2016 with diverse data sources to analyse the quality of SNAC Exiobase.
Assessment of Environmental Accounts of Botswana
This is a report to assess the state of play of Environmental Accounts (SEEA) in Botswana.