Economic Valuation of Ecosystem Services Provided by Oyster Reefs

Economic Valuation of Ecosystem Services Provided by Oyster Reefs

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystem: estuary
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $5500 -$99,000 /hectare /year: economic value of oyster reef services, excluding oyster harvesting,
Region: Americas

Publication information

Grabowski, J. Brumbaugh, R.Conrad, R.Keeler, A.Opaluch, JPeterson, C.Piehler, M.Powers, S. Smyth, A. “Economic Valuation of Ecosystem Services Provided by Oyster Reefs” BioScience, 62(10):900-909, 2012

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