Project CARIPES: Quantification of ecosystem services provided by marine protected areas in the Caribbean with a view to their payment
By assessing the value of ecosystem services generated by some specific marine protected areas (MPAs), project CARIPES aims to increase fishermen’ support to MPAs and to actively involve them in the conservation efforts and in the sustainable use of the marine resources of Caribbean MPAs. The assessment can be used to develop a system of payment for ecosystem services and establish a transfer of money from the users towards the fishermen.
Payments for Marine protected area ecosystem services in the Caribbean (CARIPES)- Report 4.2 - Study of the knowledge of the fishermen relating to the capacity of resilience of the ecosystems of the AMP with respect to the global changes
Payments for Marine protected area ecosystem services in the Caribbean (CARIPES)- Report 4.3 - Determination of the elements of knowledge having to be integrated into the process of governance of the MPA and being able to be the subject of a gratification