Living waters: The economic values of the world’s wetlands

Living waters: The economic values of the world’s wetlands

Primary Country: Malawi
Ecosystem: wetland
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $196 / ha / year: Annual value of recreation per hectare of the Whangamarino Wetland, New Zealand
  2. $1.02 / ha / year: Annual value of food per hectare of the Whangamarino Wetland, New Zealand
  3. $58.24 / ha / year: Annual value of disturbance regulation per hectare of the Whangamarino Wetland, New Zealand
  4. $435,668 / year: Annual aesthetic value of the Lake Chilwa Wetland, Malawi
Region: Australia / North Island
Data source: GecoServ

Publication information

Schuyt, K. Brander, L.M. “Living waters: The economic values of the world’s wetlands” WWF-International, 2004

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