Indonesia: Select mangrove laws
Joint Decision No. 082/Kpts -II/1984 Regulation on making available forest areas for the development of agricultural cultivations. Article 3 Forests available for fish culture/ponds development. (To make available terrains of mangrove coastal forests for the development of fish culture/ponds on the fallowing terms and conditions: (b) The mangrove forest are as constitute wild life preserves, Tourist Forests and Production Forests that have been determined to support production of raw materials for the wood industry, such as chips, rayon and energy Coastal mangrove forest areas that are located on small islands with an acreage of less than~ O square km may not be made available for the development of fish culture/pond.).