Mangrove Ecosystem Services Valuation: State of the Literature

Mangrove Ecosystem Services Valuation: State of the Literature

Primary Country: global
Ecosystem: mangrove
Sample Value Estimates:
(a) Africa is home to 22% of the world's mangroves, and 7% of mangrove valuation studies focus on Africa (b) the Americas are home to 30% of the world's mangroves, and 19% of mangrove valuation studies focus on the Americas (c) Asia is home to 38% of the world's mangroves, and 63% of mangrove valuation studies focus on the Asia (d) the Pacific is home to 10% of the world's mangroves, and 10% of mangrove valuation studies focus on the Americas
Methodology: review of studies that used market-based and non-market-based valuations
Region: global

Publication information

Vegh, T. M. Jungwiwattanaporn, L. Pendleton “ Mangrove Ecosystem Services Valuation: State of the Literature” NI WP 14-06. Durham, NC: Duke University, 2014

Information provided when available, for more information please visit the original database or PDF.