Valuing ecosystem functions: an empirical study on the storm protection function of Bhitarkanika mangrove ecosystem, India

Valuing ecosystem functions: an empirical study on the storm protection function of Bhitarkanika mangrove ecosystem, India

Primary Country: India
Ecosystem: wetland
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. US$57.50 / ha : Value of the storm protection function per hectare of the Bhitarkanika saltwater wetlands
Methodology: avoided damages
Region: Asia
Data source: GecoServ

Publication information

Badola, R. Hussain, S. “Valuing ecosystem functions: an empirical study on the storm protection function of Bhitarkanika mangrove ecosystem, India” Environmental conservation 32(1): 85-92., 2005

Addtional Notes

http://mangroveactionproject.org/files/economics/Badola_Hussain_2005_Valuing_ecosystem_functions.pdf

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