What are Seascapes?


Seascapes are strategy for large-scale marine protection and management pioneered by Conservation International.

Costa Rica, as all countries who enjoy having a coastline, owns sovereignty over its waters (its Exclusive Economic Zone, or EZZ) and so, we get to determine how we manage our marine and coastal resources. But fish and whales don’t respect national boundaries. That makes effective management and preservation a challenge: different countries with different takes and ideas, but connected to the same area of sea. Continue reading