CMPA Technical Report Series No. 51. Biodiversity Conservation: A Literature Review

This desk review collates existing available information for the Velas-Anjarle coastal stretch in Maharashtra,and other coastal and marine sites of India and a few case studies that focus on the status and the management of coastal and marine resources. Results from previous and ongoing research, reports and interventions have also been collated. The review extracts and summarizes information relevant to the better management of coastal and marine protected areas. Secondary sources include previous research papers, newspaper and magazine articles, government reports and other sources of information.