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Curbing Destructive Fishing Practices in Nicaragua

Purpose:

The project campaigns for compliance with the blast-fishing ban, and seeks agreement on controlling bottom trawling along Nicaragua’s Pacific coast. Additionally, the project is working to establish effective management in two existing marine protected areas, including the creation of a new marine protected area.

  • Project Details: Curbing Destructive Fishing in Nicaragua
  • Organization: Fauna and Flora International (FFI); Nicaraguan Foundation for Sustainable Development (FUNDENIC)
  • Amount: $1,500,000
  • Region: Central America
  • Country: Nicaragua
  • Year Awarded: 2014
  • Duration: 3 years