Country information

Basic facts on marine waters
  • Territorial sea (12 nm zone): N/A
  • Exclusive Economic Zone: N/A
National practices
  • N/A
National projects
  • Integrated Ridge to Reef Management of the Mesoamerican Reef Ecoregion (MAR2R)
  • Mesoamerican Reef Fund (MAR Fund)
  • Regional Initiative for the Conservation and Rational Use of Mangrove and Coral Ecosystems
  • Linking Central American Landscape

Overview of MSP related maritime uses

Current main uses:

Aquaculture Nature conservation
Coastal protection Scientific research
Fisheries Tourism and leisure

Which marine spatial plans exist?

Legal framework

Click here for a list of legislation


Secretariat of Natural Resources and Environment

Brenda Darlenne Flores Bustillo

Last updated: December 2021
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