March 31, 2010
An Analysis of the Law Enforcement Chain in the Eastern Tropical Pacific Seascape
Funders: Conservation International, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, The Fish and Wildlife Service Foundation
The main objective of this study is to identify and evaluate the critical factors required for effective law enforcement in each MPA of the Seascape.
The specific objectives are:
1. To determine the main strengths and weaknesses of the law enforcement chain in each MPA.
2. To prioritize a series of recommendations to improve the enforcement chain in each MPA.
3. To identify regional initiatives to strengthen cooperation between member states; in particular regarding the conservation of migratory species.