Economic Valuation Study

best handling bonefish webThe Bahamian Flats Fishing Alliance funded a study to assess the economic value of recreational flats fishing to The Bahamas. Although it is generally accepted that bonefish are one of the most prized recreational fishing species on tropical flats, little has been documented on the value and impact they have on local economies. This economic study has revealed that flats fishing generates $141 million in total economic benefits to the Bahamian economy annually.
Read more about this study.

Comments are closed.

Contact Us

Fisheries Conservation Foundation
302 E. Green Street #2102
Champaign, IL 61825

Let’s Be Friends

Five Ways to Help

Are you looking for a way that you can help to preserve our aquatic resources? Let us show you five ways you can help today!

Scroll to top