Today's Wilmington Star News is chock full of local environmental/natural resource issues:
Titan Cement appeals SEPA ruling
House of Reps votes to prohibit funding for new "megaport"
Business leaders pushing for Skyway bridge
Local group wants more recycling on Pleasure Island
Rare leatherback turtle nest on Holden Beach
In preparation for Monday's exam, choose one of these issues and describe how a benefit-cost analysis might be useful for policy makers. What economic values would need to be measured and what valuation procedures might be useful?