Meeting of the Committee on Valuing the Protection of Ecological Systems and Services
10/25/2005 to 10/26/2005
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
|Federal Register Notice Announcing the Meeting|
|Type of Meeting||Advisory |
|Location||Science Advisory Board Conference Center, 1025 F Street, NW, Suite 3705, Washington, D.C. 20004 |
|Expert Committee or Panel||Committee on Valuing the Protection of Ecological Systems and Services |
A list of members can be found in the final report included in the Advisory Activity linked to this panel or committee.
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Meeting Minutes. (PDF, 24 pp., 169,402 bytes)
1. To reach agreement on “Document Zero,” the initial committee report calling for an expanded and integrated approach for valuing the protection of ecological systems and services; 2. To reach agreement on how to revise Chapters 3 and 4 of the draft Methods Report; 3. To refine plans for the SAB Workshop, Science for Characterizing Ecological Benefits for EPA's Environmental Decisions and Programs, scheduled for December 13-14, 2005; and 4. To discuss what additional report(s), including an “Applications Report,” the committee will prepare. All of these activities are related to the Committee's overall charge: to assess Agency needs and the state of the art and science of valuing protection of ecological systems and services, and then to identify key areas for improving knowledge, methodologies, practice, and research.
Agenda. (PDF, 3 pp., 39,495 bytes)
Advisory Activity (or Activities) Discussed
Valuing the Protection of Ecological Systems and Services
Report(s) to Review: