Optimal Management of a Potential Invader: The Case of Zebra Mussels in Florida
Lee, Donna J.
Adams, Damian C.
Rossi, Frederick J.
cost transfer, fishing, invasive species, probability transition matrix, surface water, wetlands, C63, Q25, Q52, Q57, Q58,
Dominant users of Lake Okeechobee water resources are agricultural producers and recreational anglers. These uses will be directly affected, should the lake become infested with zebra mussels. We employ a probabilistic bioeconomic simulation model to estimate the potent...