Agricultural Land Development in Lee County, Florida: Impacts of Economic and Natural Risk Factors in a Coastal Area

Farmland in Florida has undergone extensive conversion into residential and commercial uses. A censored survival model is applied to examine the timing of land use change using parcel-level data from Lee County, 1988-2008. Results suggest that flood and hurricane risks affect conversion timing while controlling for economic and demographic factors.


Issue Date:
Jan 19 2013
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/143087
Total Pages:
20




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