Item Identification

Title: ST5: Economics and Social Sciences
Abstract:

the NOAA Fisheries Economics & Human Dimensions Program. Data collection, assessments and research undertaken by the Economics Program are used to evaluate the benefits and costs of alternative management actions, to prioritize management needs, and to facilitate policy design that sustainably maximizes societal benefits from ocean and coastal resources.

Important functions of the Economics Program include:

Monitoring status and trends in performance of the commercial and recreational fishing sectors, including assessing regional economic impacts (sales, value-added and job impacts)

Analyzing critical fishery management issues such as evaluating the economic performance of catch share programs, assessing marine spatial management options, and assessing protected species bycatch reduction strategies

Conducting research on valuing marine protected species

Analyzing the economic impacts and benefits from habitat conservation and restoration efforts

Conducting integrated modeling of ecosystem services

Conducting community profiles and

Advancing social indicators to assess community vulnerability and resilience.

Support Roles

Data Steward

CC ID: 44127
Date Effective From: 2004-01-01
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Curtis, Rita
Address: 1315 East-West Hwy
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3282
USA
Email Address: Rita.curtis@noaa.gov
Phone: 301-427-8122
Fax: 301-713-4137

URLs

URL 1

CC ID: 164560
URL: http://www.st.nmfs.noaa.gov/humandimensions/index
Description:

NMFS ST Human Dimensions Program

URL 2

CC ID: 164561
URL: http://www.st.nmfs.noaa.gov/economics/index
Description:

NMFS ST Economics Program

Child Items

Rubric scores updated every 15m

Rubric Score Type Title
Project (PRJ) Attitude and Preference Surveys
Project (PRJ) Community Social Vulnerability Indicators (CSVI)
77
Data Set (DS) Fishery Performance Indicators 1990 - Present
Project (PRJ) Recreational Angler Expenditure Surveys
Project (PRJ) Revealed Preferences Surveys
Project (PRJ) Valuation Surveys

Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 3454
Metadata Record Created By: Shirley Jeoffroy
Metadata Record Created: 2007-01-11 09:18+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: SysAdmin InPortAdmin
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2019-06-04 13:14+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2014-02-12
Owner Org: OST
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Next Review Date: 2015-02-13