Recreational benefits of coastal protection: a case study

Recreational benefits of coastal protection: a case study

Primary Country: United Kingdom
Ecosystem: beach
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. £8.63: Average value of adult day-visit
  2. £2.34: average loss in enjoyment from coastal erosion
  3. £1.08: average gain in enjoyment from beach nourishment
  4. £1.06: rock groynes/beach nourishment was £1.06.
Data source: Thank you to the Plymouth Marine Lab for directing us to this study

Publication information

Whitmarsh, D. Northern, J.Jaffry, S. “Recreational benefits of coastal protection: a case study” Marine Policy, 1999

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