Measuring the Impacts of Climate Change on North Carolina Coastal Resources

Measuring the Impacts of Climate Change on North Carolina Coastal Resources

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystem: beach
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $7-776 million: property value loss in various North Carolina counties due to sea level rise given 7% discount rate
  2. $1.41 / trip: change in WTP per trip from an increase in beach width of 10 meters
  3. $197 million: total welfare cost of climate change-induced sea level rise to beach recreation
Methodology: multiple
Region: Americas / Atlantic
Data source: Primary

Publication information

Bin, O. Dumas, C.Poulter, B.Whitehead, J. “Measuring the Impacts of Climate Change on North Carolina Coastal Resources” Washington, DC: Prepared for the National Commission on Energy Policy., 2007

Addtional Notes

101 page report, many other numbers given

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