Specific projects CEDARENA has carried out
in the field of wetlands and coastal zones and which illustrate
their particular specialty include:
- Study on shrimp cultivation in Honduras,
Venezuela, Costa Rica and Nicaragua, 1998, by Eugenia Wo Chin
S. The study describes policies and legislation in this area,
emphasizing required procedures and EIA, in contrast to what
occurs in reality. General conclusions can be made from a comparative
analysis between the countries.
- Report on coastal zone management: 1994-1997,
by Lubín Villalobos, 1998. Describes the coasts, their
legal structures and certain key aspects such as sale of coastline,
multiple-use marine areas and mangroves. Presents conclusion
about the situation of coastal zones in Costa Rica.
- Manual de la Ley sobre Zona Marítima
Terrestre: illustrated guide for understanding and applying
legislation on the maritime zone, 1996. By authors Franklin
Paniagua Alfaro and Lubín Villalobos M. An illustrated
and simple explanation of this law in Costa Rica.
- Study of international treaties, especially
those related to environment, that have been ratified by Mesoamerican
countries, 1998, by María V. Jiménez C. This publication
deals exclusively with Costa Rica but others will soon be available
on the rest of Central America.
- Manuals on environmental legislation in
Central America, 1996. CEDARENA-RODA
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