The value of the world's ecosystem services and natural capital

The value of the world's ecosystem services and natural capital

Primary Country: global
Ecosystems: estuary / open water / shores / wetland
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $14,785 / ha / year: Average global annual value of ecosystem services per hectare per year for wetlands
  2. $252 / ha / year: Average global annual value of ecosystem services per hectare per year for open ocean
  3. $4,052 / ha / year: Average global annual value of ecosystem services per hectare per year for coastal ecosystems
  4. $22,832 / ha /year: Average global annual value of ecosystem services per hectare per year for estuaries
Region: global
Data source: original

Publication information

Costanza, R. d'Arge, R.de Groot, R.Farber, S.Grasso, M.Hannon, B.Limburg, K.Naeem, S.O'Neill, R.V.Paruelo, J.Raskin, R.G., Sutton, P., van den Belt, M. “The value of the world's ecosystem services and natural capital” Nature, 1997

Addtional Notes

Keyword: global

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