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Table 14 First-year replacement cost of the case study wetlands as pastoral resources (based on costs in 1999)

From: What value for pastoral livelihoods? An economic valuation of development alternatives for ephemeral wetlands in eastern Mauritania

Wetland Cost of well construction (UM) Labour costs of water extraction (UM) Total cost (UM) Total cost (€) (Euro)
Goungel 72,934,400 6,920,646 79,855,046 306,569
Oum Lellé 125,030,400 8,095,748 133,126,148 511,081
Sawana 10,419,200 1,155,718 11,574,918 44,437
Chlim 10,419,200 1,758,238 12,177,438 46,750
Tali 114,644,200 11,304,322 125,948,522 483,525
Tamchekett 20,838,400 2,266,022 23,104,422 88,699
Boichiche 31,257,600 1,430,184 32,687,784 125,491
Total cost    418,474,278 1,606,552