Money does grow on trees

29 Jan

That’s the clear message from Prince Charles in his foreword to ‘What Has Nature Ever Done For Us?’ This just-published book by Tony Jupiter, former director of Friends of the Earth, defines nature as ‘a set of economic assets’ , or ‘natural capital’.

HRH writes: ‘(The) shift towards seeing Nature as the provider of a set of economically vital services, rather than resources that can be used up to fuel economic growth, is, for me, one of the most important conceptual shifts in history.’

SIN says: ‘Thank goodness for AONBs…….like Sidford Fields…..

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