Diagnosis of marine protected areas and responsible fishing areas in the Costa Rican Pacific [Translated Title]

Salas, Eva, Ross-Salazar, Erick, and Arias, Adrian (2012) Diagnosis of marine protected areas and responsible fishing areas in the Costa Rican Pacific [Translated Title]. Fundación MarViva, San José, Costa Rica.

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[Translated] This book is devoted exclusively to marine protected areas of Costa Rica’s Pacific. It contains a brief review of the planning and management of marine protected areas in Costa Rica, each marine protected area is then described; we provide information on the geographical location, historical background, relevant legislation, a biological description, a map and photographs. This publication compiles and portrays Costa Rican marine protected areas; aiming to generate widespread awareness of marine conservation in Costa Rica. This publication was supported by the National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC) and the Costa Rican Institute of Fishing and Aquaculture (INCOPESCA) who we thank for their participation.

Item ID: 23865
Item Type: Book (Non-Commercial)
Keywords: marine protected areas; Costa Rica; marine conservation; áreas marinas protegidas; pesca responsable; responsible fishing
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Diagnóstico de las Áreas Marinas Protegidas y Áreas Marinas para la Pesca Responsable en el Pacífico Costarricense [Published Title]

This report is available in Spanish only (11.12.2012).

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Funders: Fundación MarViva
Date Deposited: 11 Dec 2012 00:38
FoR Codes: 05 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES > 0502 Environmental Science and Management > 050209 Natural Resource Management @ 100%
SEO Codes: 96 ENVIRONMENT > 9607 Environmental Policy, Legislation and Standards > 960701 Coastal and Marine Management Policy @ 10%
96 ENVIRONMENT > 9605 Ecosystem Assessment and Management > 960507 Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments @ 90%
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