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Conservation of the Patagonian Sea

Purpose:

Oceans5 supports the Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea and Areas of Influence to ensure an effectively managed system of regional marine protected areas in Argentina and Chile.  This project supports capacity development initiatives, guidelines for national strategies on marine protected areas creation, governance and financing, and designation of new areas in Chile and Argentina after processes that ensure cooperation from key stakeholders. This project will enhance the resilience of the systems against climate change pressures.

  • Project Details: Conservation of the Patagonian Sea
  • Organization: Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and the Forum for the Conservation of the Patagonian Sea and Areas of Influence
  • Amount: $979,515
  • Region: South America
  • Country: Argentina, Chile
  • Year Awarded: 2017
  • Duration: 3 years