Public Values for Biodiversity Conservation Policies in the Oregon Coast Range

Public Values for Biodiversity Conservation Policies in the Oregon Coast Range

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystem: species
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $140 / household / year: Annual household WTP for protection aquatic and riparian habitat of coastal salmon from 15% to 60% in the Oregon Coast
Methodology: contingent valuation
Region: Americas / Pacific
Data source: National Ocean Economics Program

Publication information

Garber-Yonts, B. Kervliet, J.Johnson, R. “Public Values for Biodiversity Conservation Policies in the Oregon Coast Range” Forest Science, 50(5), 589-602., 2004

Addtional Notes

Found resistance to any change in conservation policy, which substantially offsets WTP for increases in all four conservation programs. http://www.fsl.orst.edu/lulcd/Publicationsalpha_files/GarberYonts_etal_2004_FS.pdf

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