ValuES Methods Database
Finding suitable methods for assessing ecosystem services


This database contains profiles of a diverse range of methods, tools and sources. Filters help you find a suitable selection. For details and 'Top Tips' on assessment purposes go to the Methods Navigator.
Caution: Suggested profiles may not always be applicable to your specific situation. Please discuss any choice with colleagues and experts. See also: Assessment processes 6 Steps.
This database is work in progress - please contact us for comments and for new method profiles to be included:

If you select more than one purpose, the Navigator will display only methods that can potentially satisfy all selected purposes
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If you select more than one ecosystem service, only methods will be displayed that are applicable to all selected services
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