The recreational cost of coral bleaching-- A stated and revealed preference study of international tourists

The recreational cost of coral bleaching-- A stated and revealed preference study of international tourists

Primary Country: Zanzibar
Ecosystem: coral reef
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $22-154 million: Loss from visitation as a result of bleaching of Zanzibar's coral reefs
Region: Africa
Data source: Consvalmap.org

Publication information

Andersson, J. “The recreational cost of coral bleaching-- A stated and revealed preference study of international tourists” Ecological Economics, 62, 704-715., 2007

Addtional Notes

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Economic Valuation Study

Degradation or Loss of Ecosystem Service

Coral Reef

The cost of coral bleaching of Zanzibar’s reefs was estimated to be between $22–$154 million from lost visitation (1997 data).

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