Bhutan’s Ecosystem Worth nu 700bn a yYear


A new study on Initial Estimate of Value of Ecosystem Services in Bhutan revealed that the country’s ecosystem is worth more than Nu 700bn a year, much higher than the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Nu 72.3bn a year. Bhutan covers approximately 3.9mn hectares of land area, of which 74.5% is covered by forest,