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Valuation of residual impacts of roads on landscape ecological units in Navarre, Spain

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  • Ana Villarroya
  • Jordi Puig

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Road construction generally reduces the ecological value of the environment. To recover it, the value of the residual ecological impacts should be counterbalanced by compensation measures within the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) procedure. Ecological valuation and impact valuation are central to EIA performance. As long as residual impacts are valued, the rationale behind specific compensation proposals may be strengthened. This paper proposes a simple, transparent and adaptable approach to ecological and impact valuation. It aims at improving the perception, compilation and valuation of certain residual ecological impacts, as a means to encourage compensation practice within EIA.

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  • Ana Villarroya & Jordi Puig, 2012. "Valuation of residual impacts of roads on landscape ecological units in Navarre, Spain," Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 55(3), pages 339-353, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:taf:jenpmg:v:55:y:2012:i:3:p:339-353 DOI: 10.1080/09640568.2011.597974
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