Spatially explicit economic assessment of cultural ecosystem services: Non-extractive recreational uses of the coastal environment related to marine biodiversity

Spatially explicit economic assessment of cultural ecosystem services: Non-extractive recreational uses of the coastal environment related to marine biodiversity

Primary Country: United Kingdom
Ecosystem: species
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $38,939,591.81 - $58,945,253.65: The total annual expenditure associated with non-extractive recreational uses of marine biodiversity in Wales (diving, kayak- ing, wildlife viewing cruises and seabird watchi
  2. was estimated to be between $38,939,591.81 and $58,945,253.65 in 2008. This represents between 3 to 5% of the total expenditure ($1,325,375,097.
  3. attributed to coastal domestic tourism in Wales in 2007 [19].
Methodology: Travel Cost Method; Expenditure Analysis; Productivity Method
Region: Europe
Data source: NOEP

Publication information

Ruiz-Frau, A. Hinz, H.Edwards-Jones, G.Kaiser, M. J. “Spatially explicit economic assessment of cultural ecosystem services: Non-extractive recreational uses of the coastal environment related to marine biodiversity” Marine Policy , 2012

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