Editor’s Note: From the Archives is a new feature to call attention to past MEAM articles whose perspectives and insight remain relevant.


  • Strengthening the business case for Payments for Ecosystem Services (PES)
  • Gaining support from stakeholders for a PES program
  • PES as an application of the precautionary principle
  • PES must complement other ecosystem services approaches
  • PES in fisheries
  • Resources for applying economic value to ecosystem services
  • Resources on blue carbon
  • A project to standardize the practice of PES

Read the article at https://meam.openchannels.org/news/meam/payment-ecosystem-services-idea-whose-time-has-come-marine-resource-management.