Insuring Nature, Ensuring Resilience
Cool Green Science
JULY 21, 2017
Natural capital provides critical services—clean air to breathe, healthy water to drink, fertile soil to grow our food, abundant fish to eat, a stable climate to live in, and—very important for today’s conversation—protection from floods and storms. For example, we’ve found that planting a new forest can be a cost-effective strategy for businesses to comply with air quality requirements. Bioswale on Columbus street in Manhattan.