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MSFD valuation of benefits/marginal changes - ME5106

To provide valuation of regulating, provisioning and cultural benefits that would arise from targets set under Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD).
1.To provide a model or framework that helps to understand the changes in regulating and provisioning services from marginal changes in state of benthic habitats.
2.To provide a valuation of marginal changes in regulating and provisioning services.
3.To provide a valuation of cultural benefits derived from these habitats.
4.To provide an understanding of how the flow of service (and its value) can take account of thresholds
Project Documents
• FRP - Final Report : ME5106 Valuing the UK Marine Environment - Final Report   (3574k)
• ANX - Annex : eftec ABPmer Benthic ES study Appendix II - Final Science report   (9567k)
• ANX - Annex : eftec ABPmer Benthic ES study Appendix III - Final Econ Literature Review   (425k)
• IR - Interim Report : ERG1202 Interim Report 30Aug   (639k)
• TPS - Two Page Summary : ME5106 End Two Page Summary   (197k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2013

To: 2015

Cost: £139,310
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Economics For The Environment Consultancy Ltd (EFTEC)