Economics, Trade and Incentive Measures

ID 6434
Submitting Entity UNEP
Submitted for Seventh Meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (SBSTTA 7)
Main Information
Title The Costs and Benefits of Reef Conservation in the Bonaire Marine Park, in the Netherlands Antilles
Description A review of a study in 1993 by Fallon Scura and van't Hof which examined the joint ecological and economic objectives of coral reef conservation in the Bonaire Marine Park.
Additional Information
Authors Edgar Furst, David N Barton and, Gerado Jimenez
Source Case study is presented in: Reitbergen-McCracken, J. and H. Abaza (eds): Environmental Valuation. A Worldwide Compendium of Case Studies. UNEP/Earthscan 2000.
Countries Netherlands (Kingdom of the)
Ecosystems Island Biodiversity
Marine and Coastal Biodiversity
Regions Latin America and the Caribbean
Incentive Measures Economic Valuation
Keywords Aquaculture
Aquatic environment
Coastal areas
Coral bleaching
Coral reefs
Small islands
Parks and reserves