How effective are biodiversity conservation payments in Mexico?

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Costedoat, Sébastien; Corbera, Esteve; Ezzine-de-Blas, Driss; Honey-Rosés, Jordi; Baylis, Kathy; Castillo-Santiago, Miguel Angel;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: volume 10,issue 3issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4373862, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0119881
  • Subject: Gouvernance | Forêt | Research Article | http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_15590 | http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_9000115 | http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_24904 | P01 - Conservation de la nature et ressources foncières | http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_37882 | Politique forestière | Land use | http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_36263 | K70 - Dégâts causés aux forêts et leur protection | Payment | K01 - Foresterie - Considérations générales | http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_2597 | gestion des ressources naturelles | Politique de l'environnement | http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_4792 | http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_33949 | Biodiversity | forêt tropicale | http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_3062 | http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_1348040570280 | protection de la forêt | http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_3060 | Medicine | services écosystémiques | Forests | Q | R | Mexico | Biodiversité | Approches participatives | http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_28075 | http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_9000119 | Législation de l'environnement | Déboisement | Science | Ecosystems | Conservation science | Rainforests

We assess the additional forest cover protected by 13 rural communities located in the southern state of Chiapas, Mexico, as a result of the economic incentives received through the country's national program of payments for biodiversity conservation. We use spatially e... View more
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