Marine Protected Areas
as tools for
management and conservation

Friday, 21 January 2022
WP3 Socio-economic impacts of MPAs Print E-mail
Case studies will be analysed considering (each task will constitute a working group):


(a) Consumptive benefits and costs: Commercial and recreational fishing, coral harvesting, other extractive uses (mineral extraction, pharmaceutical prospecting)

(b) Non-consumptive benefits and costs: Diving, eco-tourism, nursery grounds, biodiversity conservation

(c) Institutional benefits and costs: planning, set-up, operating, maintenance, enforcement, other fishery resource management tools...

European Union
Sixth Framework Programme