Check out LGLC’s quick facts about water quality protection, the connection between land and water, and the economics of conservation. (Click on the image below to make it bigger.)
1 The Trust for Public Land, New Hampshire’s Return on Investment in Land Conservation, New Hampshire Chapter, The Trust for Public Land, June 2014.
2 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Wetlands: Protecting Life and Property from Flooding (EPA843-F-06-001, 2006)
3 D. Russi, et al., The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity for Water and Wetlands (London and Brussels: The Institute for European Environmental Policy; Gland, Switzerland: Ramsar Secretariat, 2013).