Define and discuss the concept of ecological services.
In a 2-3 page paper, using APA-style formatting, define and discuss the concept of ecological services. Then, review the “Ecological Services of Rivers” outlined in Mini Lecture: Water Resources and Water Pollution. From the list, identify two services you believe are the most important and cite at least 3 reasons why. Also, choose two services that you think are most likely to decline due to human influence and cite at least 3 examples of the result of decline of those services.
Ecological services are the provisions or benefits derived from the ecological function of nature free of charge. They are processes involving ecological goods like air and water purification, decomposing waste, pollination, and biodiversity maintenance. Human activities significantly affect the ecology and the ability to renew its resources. For this reasons, the management practices used to maintain………………….