CMPA Technical Report Series No. 18. Report on Existing Beach Usage and Practices in Velas, Keslhi and Anjarle villages in coastal Maharashtra, for Conservation and Sustainable Management of Marine Areas (CMPA

The report provides an overview of management challenges and policy provisions to manage beaches in India. It describes and analyses current beach usage in the villages Velas, Kelshi, and Anjarle in the Konkan region. It is part of a larger exercise to develop beach management guidelines in these villages.