Cuànto vale el tiburon ballena?

Cuànto vale el tiburon ballena?

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystem: species
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $78,030-111,843: Potential revenues from whale shark eco-tourism to the 700 residents of Mexcaltitàn Island
Region: Americas / Pacific
Data source:

Publication information

Low-Pfeng, A. de la Cueva, H.Enríquez, R. “Cuànto vale el tiburon ballena?” Instituto Nacional de Economia, 2005

Addtional Notes



Economic Valuation Study

Tourism and Recreational Value

Deep Sea

Ecotourism to see whale sharks could be an important source of income (between $78,030 and $111,843) for the 700 residents living around the bay.

El potencial ecoturístico para ver el tiburón ballena podía traer entre $78.030 y $111.843 a los 700 residentes del área alrededor de la Bahía.

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