Jamaica bound? Marine resources and management at a crossroads in Antigua and Barbuda

Jamaica bound? Marine resources and management at a crossroads in Antigua and Barbuda

Primary Country: Caribbean
Ecosystem: coral reef
Sample Value Estimates:
(a) $769 million tourism-related industry profit for A&G (75% GDP) (b) $3.77 billion anual tourism-related industry profits for Jamaica (31% GDP) (c) $10,900 per capital GDP for Antigua and Barbuda (A&B) (d) $11.2 million/year licensed fishing profits for A&B (e) $4800 per capita GDP for Jamaica (f) $48 million annual fishing profits for Jamaica
Methodology: Direct Use Value
Region: Americas and Europe

Publication information

Carr, L. Heyman, W. “Jamaica bound? Marine resources and management at a crossroads in Antigua and Barbuda” The Geographical Journal, Vol. 175 No. 1, pp. 17-38, 2009

Addtional Notes

While the discount traveller may not notice, or can simply dismiss any shortcomings encountered during a visit to Jamaica, the increased expenditures and expectations associated with travelling to Antigua and Barbuda require that the experience be uniquely worthwhile.

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