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Table 3 Equivalent ecosystem service value per unit area in China based on the research by Xie et al. (2008)

From: Impacts of land use and planning on island ecosystem service values: a case study of Dinghai District on Zhoushan Archipelago, China

   Forest Grassland Farmland Wetland Water Desert
Providing services Food production 0.33 0.43 1.00 0.36 0.53 0.02
Raw material 2.98 0.36 0.39 0.24 0.35 0.04
Regulating services Gas regulation 4.32 1.50 0.72 2.41 0.51 0.06
Climate regulation 4.07 1.56 0.97 13.55 2.06 0.13
Hydrological regulation 4.09 1.52 0.77 13.44 18.77 0.07
Waste treatment 1.72 1.32 1.39 14.40 14.85 0.26
Supporting services Soil maintenance 4.02 2.24 1.47 1.99 0.41 0.17
Biodiversity maintenance 4.51 1.87 1.02 3.69 3.43 0.40
Cultural services Providing aesthetic landscape 2.08 0.87 0.17 4.69 4.44 0.24
Total 28.12 11.67 7.9 54.77 45.35 1.39