Caribbean Marine Protected Areas (polygon data only)

May 19, 2010
This dataset represents polygon coverage of sites included in the inventory of Marine Protected Areas in the Wider Caribbean developed under the Reefs at Risk Caribbean project. The availability of polygon is limited. The full inventory of MPAs for the Wider Caribbean can be found in the accompanying point dataset developed under the project. Points with no polygon coverage are not included in this dataset. This dataset does not represent the full inventory.
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Title: Caribbean Marine Protected Areas (polygon data only)
Credits: World Resources Institute
Publication Date: 2004
Publisher: World Resources Institute
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Title: L. Burke and J. Maidens "Reefs at Risk in the Caribbean," (Washington DC, USA: World Resources Institute, 2004)
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