Economic valuation of protected area of Marine National Park in Weh Island in Indonesia

Economic valuation of protected area of Marine National Park in Weh Island in Indonesia

Primary Country: Indonesia
Ecosystem: mangrove
Sample Value Estimates:
Annual per capita income for people living near the Weh Island MPA when
  1. $216 / year: working in nature-based tourism
  2. $150 / year: in other sectors
Region: Asia
Data source: Consvalmap.org

Publication information

Iqbal, M. “Economic valuation of protected area of Marine National Park in Weh Island in Indonesia” Pabon-Zamora, L. et al. Chapter nine: Protected Areas and Human Well-being: Experiences From Indonesia, Mexico, Peru and Venezuela. Today's World: Their Values and Benefits for the Welfare of the Planet. Secretariat of Convention on Biological Diverity 2008. Technical Seres no. 36, Montreal, 104 pages., 2006

Addtional Notes

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Economic Valuation Study

Tourism and Recreational Value

Mangroves, Wetlands or Coastal

People involved in nature-based tourism near the MPA in Weh Island have an annual per capita income of $216 compared to $150 for those working in other sectors.

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http://www.cbd.int/doc/publications/cbd-ts-36-en.pdf

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