Social Mapping of Perceived Ecosystem Service Risks: Some Thoughts from a Belgian Case Study

  • Rik De Vreese


There are few examples of social (or stakeholder-based) mapping of ecosystem services risks. For ecosystem services in general, mapping risks to ecosystem services supply is mainly based on geodatabases on land use, land cover, biophysical, or abiotic features.


Participatory mapping Social valuation Social assessment Integrated valuation Ecosystem services Stakeholders’ perception 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rik De Vreese
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  1. 1.Public Health DepartmentVrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)BrusselBelgium
  2. 2.Rik De Vreese Resilience Programme, European Forest Insitute (EFI)BonnGermany

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