Non-market valuation of off-highway vehicle recreation in Larimer County, Colorado: Implications of trail closures.

Few economic studies are available to measure off-highway vehicle recreation benefits foregone when trails must be closed to protect the environment. This paper estimates the non-market benefits associated with off-highway vehicle (OHV) recreation on National Forest lands in Larimer County, Colorado. We use a contingent valuation model (CVM) to estimate… CONTINUE READING