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Economic Impacts

Provides national and international resources for the economic impacts of invasive plant species. See Economic Impacts - National and Economic Impacts - International for general resources and other species.

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Economic Impacts of Invasive Plants in British Columbia (Mar 2009)
Invasive Species Council of British Columbia (Canada).


Riparian Restoration Cost Calculator
RiversEdge West.
Special Note: Formerly known as the Tamarisk Coalition

Economic Effects of Invasive Weeds on Land Values (from an Agricultural Banker's Standpoint)
Charles Weiser, Exotic Pests of Eastern Forests Conference Proceedings (Apr 1997)

The Economic Impact of Weeds in Australia (Feb 2004; PDF | 329 KB)
Cooperative Research Centre for Australian Weed Management.

International Government

The Role of Resource Economics in the Control of Invasive Alien Plants in South Africa (2004; PDF | 474 KB)
Department of Water Affairs and Forestry (South Africa).
Jane Turpie. 2004. South African Journal of Science 100:87-93.


Annotated Bibliography on the Economics of Invasive Plants (Apr 2004; PDF | 37 KB)
University of California. Agricultural Issues Center.
See also: Agricultural Issues Center - Invasive Species for more resources

Approaches to Assessment of Cumulative Economic Impact of Invasive Plants (2005; PDF | 98 KB)
University of California - Davis. Agriculture and Natural Resources.
See also: CAL-IPC 2004 Symposium Presentations for more publications

Economic Impacts from the Effects of Invasive Weeds on Outdoor Recreation: An Input-Output Model (PDF | 282 KB)
University of Nevada - Reno. Cooperative Extension.

Economic Impact Assessment of Leafy Spurge in Southern Manitoba (Oct 2010; PDF | 1.18 MB)
Brandon University (Canada). Rural Development Institute.
See also: Rural Development Institute Publication Archive for more resources

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