Economic valuation of the coral reefs of Hawaii

Economic valuation of the coral reefs of Hawaii

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystem: coral reef
Sample Value Estimates:
Values shown were provided by partner databases. ESVD values are from a derived data set. This value point is for
  1. 120.87 USD/ha/yr: Science / Research,
  2. 7274.75ha/yr: TEV,
  3. 916310.02ha/yr: TEV,
  4. 243.89 USD/ha/yr: Pets and captive animals,
  5. 27072.24USD/ha/yr: Biodiversity protection,
  6. 22825.67USD/ha/yr: Attractive landscapes,
  7. 5365.66 USD/ha/yr: Education
  8. 10025.29USD/ha/yr: Tourism
  9. 2137.56 USD/ha/yr: Biodiversity protection
  10. 288.02 USD/ha/yr: Pets and captive animals
  11. 125 USD/ha/yr: Fish
  12. 1839.26 USD/ha/yr: Attractive landscapes
  13. 1789.88USD/ha/yr: Biodiversity protection
  14. 3316.43 USD/ha/yr: Tourism
  15. 883628.22 USD/ha/yr: Tourism
  16. $2.5 million / year: Annual value of fisheries of coral reefs of Main Hawaiian islands
  17. $304 million / year: Annual value of tourism and recreation of coral reefs of Main Hawaiian islands
  18. $17 million / year: Annual value of biodiversity of coral reefs of Main Hawaiian islands
  19. $364 million / year: Annual TEV of coral reefs of Main Hawaiian islands
Region: Americas
Data source: ESVD; Consvalmap.org

Publication information

Cesar, H. van Beukering, P. “Economic valuation of the coral reefs of Hawaii” Pacific Science Vol 58: 231-242, 2004

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