Intergenerational valuation of fisheries resources can justify long-term conservation: a case study in Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua)

Intergenerational valuation of fisheries resources can justify long-term conservation: a case study in Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua)

Primary Country: global
Ecosystem: species
Sample Value Estimates:
Annual NPV of 40-year harvest profile of Atlantic cod (Gadus morh
  1. based on real world dataset
  2. $13 - 14 million: currently
  3. $17 - 19 million: based on optimum solutions
Region: Multiple / Atlantic
Data source: Consvalmap.org

Publication information

Ainsworth, C. Sumaila, U. “Intergenerational valuation of fisheries resources can justify long-term conservation: a case study in Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua)” Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 62, 1104-1110, 2005

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Economic Valuation Study

Providing Food

Deep Sea

In 2005, under four discounting methods, a sutdy estimated the annual net present value of a 40-year harvest profile of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua). Based on a real-world data set, the NPV ranged from $13 to 14 million/year, and based on optimum solutions, from $17 to $19 million/year (1985 USD).

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