Coral Reefs, Mangroves and Seagrasses: A sourcebook for managers

Coral Reefs, Mangroves and Seagrasses: A sourcebook for managers

Primary Country: Caribbean
Ecosystem: coral reef
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $15,000 - 150,000 / km2 /year: Annual potential fisheries value of the reef fisheries of the Meso-American Barrier Reef per km2
Region: Americas
Data source: Consvalmap.org

Publication information

Talbot, F.Wilkinson, C. “Coral Reefs, Mangroves and Seagrasses: A sourcebook for managers” Australian Institute of Marine Sciences, Townsville, 2001

Addtional Notes

Based on catch values of $1-$10 per kg

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Economic Valuation Study

Providing Food

Coral Reef

Reef fisheries of the Meso-American Barrier Reef are potentially worth $15,000 to $150,000 per km2 each year, based on catch values of $1-$10 per kg.

La pesca en la Barrera de Coral Mesoamericana tiene un valor potencial de $15,000 a $150,000 por km2 cada año, considerando valores de $1- $10 por kg.

http://www.preventionweb.net/files/2685_2006025.pdf

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