The Economic Impact of Sea-level Rise on Nonmarket Lands in Singapore

The Economic Impact of Sea-level Rise on Nonmarket Lands in Singapore

Primary Country: Singapore
Ecosystem: beach
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $167 million/year, $1090 million/year : Value of two most popular beaches in Singapore using the travel cost method
  2. $23: WTP to protect 50% of beaches
  3. $33: WTP to protect 100% of beaches
  4. $240,000 : consumer surplus for most popular marsh in Singapore
  5. $18: WTP to protect 50% of mangroves
  6. $25: WTP to protect 100% of mangroves
Methodology: travel cost
Data source: This source provided by Salman Hussain at the Scottish Agricultural College.

Publication information

Ng, Wei-Shiuen Mendelsohn, Robert “The Economic Impact of Sea-level Rise on Nonmarket Lands in Singapore” Ambio, 2006

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