The Nature Conservancy produced this guide in 2015 in order to provide a comprehensive framework on incorporating ecosystem valuation into restoration projects. The Guide covers advantages to ecosystem valuation as well as guidance with regards to stakeholder engagement, goal setting, selecting metrics, and study design.
We chose to focus this year’s Resilient Virginia Conference on the numerous economic opportunities that currently exist for building community resilience in the state. Let’s be clear – businesses and communities will increasingly face risks in infrastructure damage, supply chain disruptions, and the toll on workers. However, by taking advantage of economic opportunities, they can begin to address the risks they are facing.