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RM-RB-16: Economic value of big game hunting in southeast Alaska


Swanson, Cindy S.; Thomas, Michael; Donnelly, Dennis M. 1989. Economic value of big game hunting in southeast Alaska. Resour. Bull. RM-RB-16. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 11 p.

Surveys in southeast Alaska in 1984 and 1985 were the basis for estimating net willingness to pay of hunters. Net willingness to pay was highest for resident deer hunters ($331) and lowest for nonresident moose hunters ($55). Relationship between willingness to pay and expenditures is discussed.

Keywords: big game hunting, economic value, Travel Cost Method, southeast Alaska


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Title: RM-RB-16: Economic value of big game hunting in southeast Alaska
Electronic Publish Date: August 29, 2012
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August 29, 2012

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