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Economic Valuation of Wetlands: A Guide for Policy Makers and Planners

Edward D Barbier, Mike Acreman, and Duncan Knowler

The document Economic Valuation of Wetlands: A Guide for Policy Makers and Planners provides information on economic valuation of wetlands and guidance on how valuation studies should be conducted. This document groups the features of wetland systems into components, functions, and attributes, and develops an appraisal framework for assessing economic benefits. This text also provides six wetland valuation case studies from around the world.

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