Mangroves in the Gulf of California increase fishery yields

Mangroves in the Gulf of California increase fishery yields

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystem: mangrove
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. US$25,000-$50,000 / ha / year: Annual productivity per hectare of mangrove for fisheries in the Gulf of California
Region: Americas / Atlantic
Data source: Primary

Publication information

Aburto-Oropeza, O. Ezcurra, E.Danemann, G.Valdez, V.Murray, J.Sala, E. “Mangroves in the Gulf of California increase fishery yields” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States (PNAS), 105(30): 10456–10459., 2008

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Used landing records and scaling models

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