Desnianskyi Biosphere Reserve

Biosphere Reserve Desnyanskyi

Roztochya Biosphere Reserve

Biosphere Reserve Roztochya

Shatskyi Biosphere Reserve

Biosphere Reserve Shatskyi

Provisioning Ecosystem Services

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Provisioning ecosystem services are those goods that are produced by ecosystems and used by humans. To check on the examples for provisioning ecosystem, services click on the tabs below.

Food
  • Fishery and organic (berries, mushrooms, medical herbs, birch juice) products
  • Agricultural produces (crops, grains, vegetables)
  • Meat and dairy products by livestock breeding
  • Honey from beekeeping
Materials (construction, energy, fodder and therapethical use)
  • Construction materials like timber, reed, straw, etc.
  • Firewood and fuelwood
  • Therapeutically used mud and water
  • Flowers
  • Hay
Fundamental goods
  • Fresh and clean air
  • Fresh and clean water
Genetic resources
  • Seeds, spores, and other plant materials collected for maintaining or establishing a population
  • Individual plants used to breed new strains or varieties
  • Individual genes extracted from plants for the design and construction of new biological entities
  • Animal material collected to maintain or establish a population
  • Wild animals (whole organisms) used to breed new strains or varieties
  • Individual genes extracted from organisms for the design and construction of new biological entities