Valuing Ecosystem Service Losses from Coastal Erosion Using a Benefits Transfer Approach: a Case Study for the Central Portugues Coast

Valuing Ecosystem Service Losses from Coastal Erosion Using a Benefits Transfer Approach: a Case Study for the Central Portugues Coast

Primary Country: Portugal
Ecosystem: shores (rocky & beaches)
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. 193 million/yr euro : total value of coastal ecosystem services for Portuguese coast
  2. 45 million/ yr euro: expected ecosystem service value losses from coastal erosion by 2058
Data source: This source provided by Salman Hussain at the Scottish Agricultural College.

Publication information

Alves, F. Roebling, P., Pinto, P.Batista, P. “Valuing Ecosystem Service Losses from Coastal Erosion Using a Benefits Transfer Approach: a Case Study for the Central Portugues Coast” Journal of Coastal Research, 2009

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