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Protected area management planning in Latin America: A handbook based on the Open Standards for the Practice of Conservation

This handbook (in Spanish) can be consulted here online and can also be downloaded onto a computer. It offers a series of practical tools and seeks to empower those who manage protected areas so they can develop their own management plans.…

Annotated Outline of a Planning Process Charter for Proteced Areas. Based on best practices from practitioners. Draft: December, 2008

This document can provide a point of reference for teams who are embarking in a protected area planning process, and who would like to establish their initial process expectations in writing. The ideas presented in this document are based on…