Best Lessons Learned

Category: Parks and protected areas

Consolidation of the Maquenque Public-Private Wildlife Refuge, Costa Rica

Date awarded: August 2003.

Categories: Parks and protected areas, Habitat conservation and management, Corridors.

Project active in Costa Rica.

Management and Protection of the Laguna del Tigre National Park and Biotope, Guatemala

Date awarded: July 2002.

Categories: Parks and protected areas, Wetlands, Community-based conservation (ICDPs).

Project active in Guatemala.

Management Planning and Reduction of Threats from Agricultural Encroachment in the La Humeadora and Valle Nuevo National Parks, Dominican Republic

Date awarded: July 2013.

Categories: Parks and protected areas, Habitat conservation and management, Environmental services payments, Water conservation.

Project active in Dominican Republic.

Marine Protected Areas and No-Take Zones: A Study of Their Effectiveness in Bermuda

Date awarded: March 2007.

Categories: Parks and protected areas, Habitat conservation and management, Monitoring and evaluation, Fish, fishing and fisheries.

Project active in Bermuda.

Parks in Peril Program

Date awarded: October 2007.

Categories: Parks and protected areas, Habitat conservation and management, Threat reduction assessment, Reserves, private.

Regional project.

Protection and Control Plan for Corcovado and Piedras Blancas National Parks and Adjacent Areas, Costa Rica

Date awarded: April 2004.

Categories: Parks and protected areas, Habitat conservation and management, Community-based conservation (ICDPs), Buffer zone management.

Project active in Costa Rica.

Strengthening Local Capacity for Sustainable Development in the Bi-national Caño Negro – Los Guatuzos Biological Corridor Region

Date awarded: November 2009.

Categories: Parks and protected areas, Capacity building, Agriculture and farming, Ecotourism and sustainable tourism.

Regional project.

Support to the Yasuní National Park Control and Vigilance System and Creation of the Kay Pacha Yaku Hukuma – Underwater Environmental Interpretation Center in the Kichwa Center of Nueva Providencia, Ecuador

Date awarded: August 2011.

Categories: Parks and protected areas, Community-based conservation (ICDPs), Ecotourism and sustainable tourism, Environmental education.

Project active in Ecuador.

Technical Study of Semuc Champey Natural Monument, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

Date awarded: August 2001.

Categories: Parks and protected areas, Habitat conservation and management, Ecotourism and sustainable tourism.

Project active in Guatemala.