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Providing Hope for Laguna del Tigre

by Pat Coate | February 05, 2008

Laguna del Tigre National Park, Guatemala - A new management plan is providing a blueprint to not only halt but also reverse the destruction of Laguna del Tigre, Guatemala's largest national park and one of the most critical ecosystems in the Mesoamerica Hotspot.

The plan, approved by Guatemala's National Council of Protected Areas, is providing hope in a region long under intense pressure from competing land-use interests.

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