Marine protected areas—substantiating their worth

Marine protected areas—substantiating their worth

Primary Country: Ireland
Ecosystem: coral reef
Sample Value Estimates:
to protect cold water reefs in Ireland
  1. 0 euro: most preferred policy - ban trawling in all coral areas with no additional tax (p=0.33
  2. 1 euro: second preffered choice - ban trawling with a yearly additional tax of 10 euro (p=0.15
  3. 10 euro: third choice - ban fishing with 1 euro yearly tax (p=0.12
Methodology: choice experiment
Data source: This source provided by Salman Hussain at the Scottish Agricultural College.

Publication information

Glenn, H. “Marine protected areas—substantiating their worth” Marine Policy, 2010

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