The Socio-Economics of Wetlands

The Socio-Economics of Wetlands

Primary Country: Morocco
Ecosystem: wetland
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $2,171 / ha / year: Annual value of recreation and tourism at the Merja Zerga lagoon, Morocco
  2. $1.94 / ha / year: Annual value of food per hectare of wetlands in Uganda,
  3. $2,632.08 / ha / year: Annual value of waste regulation per hectare of wetlands in Uganda
  4. $60 / ha / year: Annual value of food generated by seagrass in Olango Island, Philippines
Methodology: contingent valuation
Region: Africa
Data source: GecoServ

Publication information

Stuip, M. Baker, C.Oosterberg, W. “The Socio-Economics of Wetlands” Wetlands International, 2002

Addtional Notes

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