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Panama: Select mangrove laws

 

Ley 44 de 2006. Norma que crea la Autoridad de los Recursos Acuáticos de Panamá (Norm for the Aquatic Resources Authority) Artículo 37 (Atributions of the General Direction of Ordinance and Integral Management to protect aquatic ecosystems).

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Brazil: Select plastic laws

Sao Paulo

 

The Municipality of Sao Paulo passed a law (Lei Municipal 15.374/2011) prohibiting the distribution (for free or for sale) of plastic bags to customers for the purposes of packaging or transporting merchandise acquired in commercial establishments in the city, and encouraging the use of reusable bags. 

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Costa Rica: Select mangrove laws

Ley Orgánica del Medio Ambiente (Environment Law) Art. 39 (Definition of coastal marine ecosystems), Art. 40 (Definition of Wetlands), Art. 41 (Wetlands conservation as public interest), Art. 42 (Protected areas), Art. 43 (Activities and infraestructure should not affect mangroves), Art.

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Colombia: Select mangrove laws

En Colombia distintos instrumentos legales abordan la protección y manejo de los manglares, a continuación se presentan algunos de ellos.

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Nigeria: Select mangrove laws

A variety of laws impact mangrove management and protection in Nigeria. Some are highlighted below.

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