Economic Impacts and Recreation Value of the North Carolina For Hire Fishing Fleet

Economic Impacts and Recreation Value of the North Carolina For Hire Fishing Fleet

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystems: shelf sea / species
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $65 million/yr: fishing fees paid by passengers to North Carolina forÔÇÉhire fishery,
  2. $380 million/yr: spending by for-hire fishing passengers in coastal North Carolina,
  3. $624/trip: consumer surplus for charter boat trip per fisher per trip,
  4. $102: consumer surplus for head boat trip per fisher per trip
Region: Americas / Atlantic

Publication information

Dumas, C. Whitehead, J.Landry, C., Herstine, J. “Economic Impacts and Recreation Value of the North Carolina For Hire Fishing Fleet” North Carolina Sea Grant Fishery Resource Grant (RFG) Report 07-FEG-05., 2009

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