Measuring the Benefits of Improvements in Water Quality: The Chesapeake Bay

Measuring the Benefits of Improvements in Water Quality: The Chesapeake Bay

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystem: estuary
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $10 million - $100 million: annual aggregate willingness to pay (WTP) for a moderate improvement in Chesapeake Bay's water quality in 1984 dollars
Region: Americas / Atlantic
Data source: This source provided by Salman Hussain at the Scottish Agricultural College.

Publication information

Bockstael, N. E. McConnell, K. E.Strand, L.E. “Measuring the Benefits of Improvements in Water Quality: The Chesapeake Bay” Marine Resource Economics, 1989

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