Evidence on the Amenity Value of Wetlands in a Rural Setting

Evidence on the Amenity Value of Wetlands in a Rural Setting

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystem: wetland
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $6,853 : raise in property value for decreasing the distance to the sound or intracoastal waterways by 25% (402 mete
  2. - this value represents about 4.3% of the average property value
Region: Americas / Atlantic
Data source: This source provided by Salman Hussain at the Scottish Agricultural College.

Publication information

Bin, Okmyung Polasky, Stephen “Evidence on the Amenity Value of Wetlands in a Rural Setting” Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 2005

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