(P.S. Monteiro mentions that his pastimes “tend to revolve around music, sport and sleeping.” Maybe we should all start listing sleep as a pastime? :))
Whose ecosystem is it anyway?
Posted on January 15th, 2013 by Anna Versluis
Here’s a nice essay on the concept of ecosystem services and some of the problems it presents by Joy Merwin Monteiro, a PhD student at the Centre for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. The essay is published in Dimensions, the magazine of the International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change.