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Main Title Economic Criteria for Decisions on Preservation and Alteration of Natural Resources with Special Reference to Freshwater Wetlands in Massachusetts.
Author Gupt, Tirath R. ;
CORP Author Massachusetts Univ., Amherst. Dept. of Agricultural and Food Economics.
Year Published 1973
Report Number DI-14-31-0001-3596; OWRR-B-012-MASS ;OWRR-B-023-MASS; 02671,; B-012-MASS(4)
Stock Number PB-226 440
Additional Subjects Swamps ; Economic analysis ; Benefit cost analysis ; Decision making ; Massachusetts ; Land development ; Conservation ; Wildlife ; Flood control ; Esthetics ; Theses ; Marshes ; Wetlands
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-226 440 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
Collation 273p
Abstract Institutional forces such as laws, ownership costs and taxes, goals and plans of owners which affect wetland usage are described. Methods are given for valuing inland wetland benefits and opportunity costs and for determining the general magnitude of these values. Generally applicable criteria for making decisions for issuance of wetland alteration permits are presented.
Supplementary Notes Doctoral thesis.
Highlights Notes Develops methods for valuing wetland resources, and criteria for land use decisions in the context of recent Massachusetts laws limiting their despoliation.
NTIS Title Notes Research rept..
PUB Date Free Form Aug 73,
Category Codes 13B; 5A; 48B#; 91A#
NTIS Prices PC A12/MF A01
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 326570688
Origin NTIS
Type CAT