Environmental Law of Costa Rica

Roxana Salazar

in Biodiversity Conservation in Costa Rica

Published by University of California Press

Published in print June 2004 | ISBN: 9780520223097
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780520937772 | DOI:
Environmental Law of Costa Rica

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This chapter presents the legal frame for environmental and biodiversity protection in Costa Rica. It discusses some of the most important environmental laws produced by Costa Rica's Legislative Assembly: the Organic Environmental Law, Forestry Law, Biodiversity Law, Wild Life Protection Law, and Water Law.

Keywords: environmental protection; biodiversity protection; environmental laws; Organic Environmental Law; Forestry Law; Biodiversity Law; Wild Life Protection Law; Water Law

Chapter.  4663 words. 

Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology

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