Nature is priceless, but what if we try to put a price on it? What does it cost in cold hard-cash not to preserve ecosystems and how much can be made by investing in it?
This series reveals just how much nature is worth to our economy … how a decrease in the honeybee population can threaten the $2 billion almond industry in California; how preserved watersheds provide renewable power and clean water to vital industries; how coral reefs are worth $30 billion a year; mangroves that save lives; and how invasive species cost the global economy a staggering $1.4 trillion a year...
01. A Fruit and Nut Case 02. Natural Prevention 03. Trees on Tap 04. The Aliens Have Landed 05. Coral Cashpoint 06. Slippery Slopes 07. Bloom or Bust 08. Doing What Comes Naturally 09. Union of Green 10. One Sexy Tuber 11. Standing Profits 12. Now and Forever 13. Alien Invasion 14. Conservation from Chaos? 15. Hard Rain 16. Hard Rain 2 17. The Gigatonne Timbebomb