Socio-Economic Assessment and Economic Valuation of Egypt's Mangroves: Rehabilitation, Conservation and Sustainable Utilization of Mangroves in Egypt

Socio-Economic Assessment and Economic Valuation of Egypt's Mangroves: Rehabilitation, Conservation and Sustainable Utilization of Mangroves in Egypt

Primary Country: Egypt
Ecosystem: mangrove
Sample Value Estimates:
TEV of mangroves at Nabq Protected Area
  1. 1,290,000 / year: annually
  2. $24,000/ ha/ year: per hectare per year; TEV of mangroves at Ras Mohammed
  3. $182,000 / year : annually
  4. 91,000 / ha / year: per hectare per year; TEV of mangroves at Ras Mohammed
  5. $182,000 / year: annually
  6. 91,000 / ha / year: per hectare per year
Region: Africa
Data source: Consvalmap.org

Publication information

Spurgeon, J. Jacobs GIBB Ltd “Socio-Economic Assessment and Economic Valuation of Egypt's Mangroves: Rehabilitation, Conservation and Sustainable Utilization of Mangroves in Egypt” FAO Consultancy Report: TCP/EGY/0168., 2002

Addtional Notes

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34.393

Economic Valuation Study

Multiple Services

Mangroves, Wetlands or Coastal

Mangroves at Nabq Protected Area had a total economic value, in 2002, of up to $1,290,000 per year, or $24,000 per hectare per year. http://www.fao.org/docrep/007/ae212e/ae212e00.htm

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