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Equivalent Natures and Non-places

  • Elia ApostolopoulouEmail author
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Abstract

As explained in the previous chapter, achieving equivalence between ecological losses in the development site and ecological gains in the offset site is the cornerstone of the biodiversity offset design process. Even though offsetting programmes differ in terms of their equivalence requirements, ecological equivalence is a fundamental aspect that lies at the core of the definition of an offset and is widely acknowledged as necessary for achieving No Net Loss of biodiversity.

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  1. 1.Department of GeographyUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUK

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