1.17 - Research needs for a national approach to socio-economic values of the marine environment
Topic: Socio-economic values
Habitat type: Coastal
Date taken: 1997
Credit (organisation): University of Tasmania
Credit (person): Gretta Pecl
Observation platform: Diver
Human uses of the marine environment often create pressures that drive overall condition, but it is also these uses that create ‘benefits’ or ‘values’ in the marine environment.