Managing Scuba Divers to Meet Ecological Goals for Coral Reef Conservation

Managing Scuba Divers to Meet Ecological Goals for Coral Reef Conservation

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystem: coral reef
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. 0.70 USD: WTP of divers for a 1% decrease in the number of divers at a site
  2. $15.67: compensation required per diver to accept an increase in supervision requiring completely guided tours
Methodology: choice modeling
Region: Americas / Gulf of Mexico
Data source: This source provided by Salman Hussain at the Scottish Agricultural College.

Publication information

Sorice, Michael G. Chi-Ok, OhDitton, Robert B. “Managing Scuba Divers to Meet Ecological Goals for Coral Reef Conservation” Ambio, 2007

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