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The natural capital of city trees

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The term “natural capital” refers to elements of nature that, directly or indirectly, produce value for people. Determining the location and quality of natural capital assets, and the ecosystem services that they provide for human well-being, is now underway in many countries, not just in the countryside but also across cities. One example of such natural capital is provided by city trees, which can take up substantial amounts of carbon dioxide and also cause local cooling, thereby ameliorati...

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10.1126/science.aam9724

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University of Oxford
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MPLS
Department:
Zoology
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University of Oxford
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MPLS
Department:
Zoology
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American Association for the Advancement of Science
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Volume:
356
Issue:
6336
Pages:
374-376
Publication date:
2017-04-01
Acceptance date:
2017-03-28
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1095-9203
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0036-8423
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uuid:6e674193-93d5-492e-91cd-18bdf09ff5d1
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694221
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2017-05-12

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