Benefits from Improvements in Chesapeake Bay Water Quality: Parts I-III

Benefits from Improvements in Chesapeake Bay Water Quality: Parts I-III

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystem: beach
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $100 million: annual WTP increased taxes for improvements in Chesapeak Bay water quality based on contingent valuation
  2. $2-$26 million: annual WTP for 20% improvements in water quality for Maryland western shore beach users based on observed behaviour
Region: Americas / Atlantic
Data source: This source provided by Salman Hussain at the Scottish Agricultural College.

Publication information

Bockstael, Nancy E. McConnell, Kenneth E.Strand, Ivar E. “Benefits from Improvements in Chesapeake Bay Water Quality: Parts I-III” University of Maryland, 1988

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