Explore the idea

Much like quantifying and measuring the non-monetary benefits of a transportation choice, non-monetary measures can also be used to determine the value of EGS.

Image of a Douglas fir tree silhouette
Photo of two owls perched on a branch within a forest
Photo of a man taking a deep breath by the ocean
Photo of two people hiking on boulders. The  photo includes forest and a mountain in the background

LOOK at the images carefully

DESCRIBE what you see to your partner

IDENTIFY possible non-monetary measures to calculate the value of these EGS


kjay, 2014, Douglas Fir Tree Silhouette, http://us.fotolia.com/id/5470456 (accessed May 28, 2014).

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, n.d. (no date), Northern Spotted Owls, http://gallery.usgs.gov/photos/04_11_2012_wcs1VIh77P_04_11_2012_1 (accessed April 24, 2014).

mahony, 2014, Man relaxing on the seaside, http://us.fotolia.com/id/63616337 (accessed May 28, 2014).

wiktor bubniak, 2014, Nordic walking in mountains, Young female, http://us.fotolia.com/id/9463965 (accessed May 28, 2014).

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