A review of ecosystems services trade-offs, synergies and scenarios modelling for policy development support

Desenvolvimento e Meio Ambiente

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Title A review of ecosystems services trade-offs, synergies and scenarios modelling for policy development support
 
Creator Ikematsu, Priscila
Quintanilha, José Alberto
 
Subject meio ambiente; relações entre sociedade e natureza; ciências ambientais
ecosystem services modeling; land use management; future scenarios; decision making; environmental policy
 
Description Information about the effect of land management on ecosystem services is essential to make balanced decisions, develop sustainable political strategies, and determine future scenarios. Previous methods and tools have been developed to analyze the effects of land use/land cover on ecosystem services. Nevertheless, being able to model the uncertainties, complexities, interconnections, and different interactions between multiple drivers of change in future scenario analysis are still a challenge in ecosystem service research. Modelling ecosystem service trade-offs and synergies and evaluating their use in scenario analysis are important issues that require more understanding. Therefore, this study explores the link and relationships among scenarios, models, and ecosystem services that support the decision-making processes. Based on electronic database publications, a conceptual framework illustrating the key components of this approach is presented. Further implications in terms of innovative tools that aim to identify pathways towards sustainable and balanced land use are also presented. It was concluded that spatial modelling of ecosystem services relationships associated with scenario building allows decision makers to better understand the complex interactions that occur in social-ecological systems. This approach brings important elements to set decisions, strategies, regulations, and policies for holistic land-use planning and management at different scales, notably in Brazil, a large and environmentally diversified country.
 
Publisher UFPR
 
Contributor Fundação de Apoio ao Instituto de Pesquisas Tecnológicas (FIPT)
Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior (CAPES)
 
Date 2020-12-22
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion


Pesquisa interdisciplinar
 
Format application/pdf
application/pdf
 
Identifier https://revistas.ufpr.br/made/article/view/72871
10.5380/dma.v54i0.72871
 
Source Desenvolvimento e Meio Ambiente; v. 54 (2020)
Desenvolvimento e Meio Ambiente; v. 54 (2020)
2176-9109
1518-952X
10.5380/dma.v54i0
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://revistas.ufpr.br/made/article/view/72871/42610
https://revistas.ufpr.br/made/article/view/72871/42611
https://revistas.ufpr.br/made/article/downloadSuppFile/72871/42518
 
Rights Direitos autorais 2020 Desenvolvimento e Meio Ambiente
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0
 

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