Seagrass Bed Ecosystem Service Valuation — A Case Research on Hepu Seagrass Bed in Guangxi Province

Seagrass Bed Ecosystem Service Valuation — A Case Research on Hepu Seagrass Bed in Guangxi Province

Primary Country: Sweden
Ecosystem: seagrass
Sample Value Estimates:
(a) US$94,000 total estimated value of the Hepu seagrass ecosysetm service in 2005 (b) $67,000 or 70.97% was indirect use value (c) $23,000 or 24.52% was non-use value in 2005 (d) $43,000 or 4.51% was direct use value in 2005
Methodology: market valuation, carbon and tax method, benefit transfer, contingent valuation, expert survey
Region: Asia / South East Asia

Publication information

Qiuying, H. H. XiaopingS. PingZ. Jingping “Seagrass Bed Ecosystem Service Valuation — A Case Research on Hepu Seagrass Bed in Guangxi Province” Marine Science Bulletion 10: 87-96., 2008

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