Valuation, rehabilitation and conservation of mangroves in tsunami affected areas of Hambantota, Sri Lanka : economic valuation of tsunami affected mangroves

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Valuation, rehabilitation and conservation of mangroves in tsunami affected areas of Hambantota, Sri Lanka : economic valuation of tsunami affected mangroves
IUCN Publication
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This book presents the economic justification for including mangrove rehabilitation and restoration efforts in current tsunami reconstruction projects in Sri Lanka. The results provide a solid platform for the decision makers to select the best development strategies for the tsunami-affected communities by comparing the results provided by this study with the value of alternative uses of mangroves in these areas.

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Colombo, LK : IUCN, Ecosystems and Livelihoods Group Asia, 2006
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v, 27p.
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2006
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955-8177-55-5
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Includes bibliographic references

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3
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English
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http://www.iucn.org/dbtw-wpd/edocs/2006-074.pdf
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