This paper was originally published in Ecosystem Services.
- Fragmented law complicates the implementation of a holistic ecosystem approach.
- The new Dutch EPA integrates practically all national environmental legislation.
- Indicators are designed to analyze if legislation supports the ecosystem approach.
- The EPA provides room but no incentive to implement an ecosystem approach.
“Abstract: This paper discusses whether the future Dutch Environment and Planning Act has embraced the ecosystem approach as a leading paradigm…”
Read on at: Ecosystem Services.