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The impact of wilding trees on indigenous biodiversity: a choice modelling study
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness & Economics Research Unit, 2007-12)
Invasive species are typically non-indigenous species that adversely affect the habitat they invade. The adverse impact can be ecological (e.g. extinction of indigenous species), environmental (e.g. altering ecosystem ...
The value of recreational inshore marine fishing
(New Zealand Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, 2011-08)
The relative values of New Zealand commercial and recreational marine fishing are unknown. Value transfer is applied to assess the likely value of inshore marine recreational fishing. The few relevant studies available ...
Public perceptions of New Zealand freshwater and its management - reconciling the science and management implications
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design. Department of Environmental Management., 2005-03)
Outline • Outline of the biennial perceptions survey. • New Zealanders’ perceptions of freshwater using Pressure-State-Response model – Trends in perceptions – With demographic differences • Comparisons between perceptions ...
Cultural differences in environmental valuation.
(New Zealand Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, 2012-08)
The application of stated preference non-market valuation approaches in settings where there are strong cultural differences in environmental perspectives potentially misrepresent strengths of preferences for different ...
Perceptions of the state of New Zealand's environment: research approach, key findings and ongoing opportunities
Aims: • Monitor NZers’ perceptions of resources and environmental issues – something increasingly common in other countries; • Contribute to improved state of environment reporting – matching perceptions to science can ...
Managing competition: a survey of methods for allocating scarce resources
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management. Lincoln University / University of Canterbury, 1990-06)
The essence of resource management is determining the optimal rates of use and allocation of scarce resources. However, a problem arises in determining what optimality means. Often the resource management agency uses ...
A decade of public perceptions of the New Zealand environment: a focus on water and its management
(New Zealand Association of Economists and Law and Economics Association of New Zealand, 2010-07)
Six biennial public perception surveys of the environment have been completed at Lincoln University. The survey asks 2000 people their perceptions of the state of the New Zealand environment and its management. 2010 ...
New Zealand marine recreational fishing values: report prepared for the New Zealand Marine Research Foundation
(Lincoln University. LEaP, 2011-09)
The purpose of this research is to 1. Undertake a scoping analysis of the potential for value transfer to provide useful estimates of the nonmarket value of New Zealand marine recreational fishing. 2. Evaluate existing ...
Public perceptions of New Zealand's environment: 2010
(EOS Ecology, 2010)
Benefit transfer: choice experiment results
(New Zealand Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, 2004-06)
Benefit transfer entails using estimates of non-market values derived at one site as approximations to benefits at other sites. The method finds favour because it can be applied quickly and cheaply, however the validity ...