Planning for Nature and people in Chile

Planning for Nature and people in Chile

Planning for Nature and people in Chile Background The Mediterranean-type climate region of Chile is a globally unique biodiversity hotspot but its protected area system does not adequately represent the biological diversity, nor does it provide equitable access to...
Land-Sea Planning in Papua New Guinea

Land-Sea Planning in Papua New Guinea

Land-Sea Planning in Papua New Guinea Background This assessment used Marxan to underpin a systematic conservation planning approach in Papua New Guinea. The goal was to identify sets of areas that meet explicit targets aligned with international and national...
Marine Protected Areas in the English Channel

Marine Protected Areas in the English Channel

Marine Protected Areas in the English Channel Background The English Channel is the busiest channel in the world with over 500 ships per day passing through. Here commercial fishing is a crucial economic activity, but these commercial objectives need to be carefully...
Planning for the Daly catchment

Planning for the Daly catchment

Planning for the Daly catchment Background The in the Northern Territory (NT), Australia, is approximately 5.2 million ha, extending from the coastline southwest of Darwin to 250 km inland. Approximately 13% of the catchment is currently protected by national parks...