Local, community managed
Cawili, Cagayancillo, Palawan, Philippines
The MPA was established to achieve the ff.
1. To provide refuge for intensively fished species of fish
2. To introduce endangered species of mollusks for restocking and tourism purposes
3. To establsih a community group who will deal with the conservation and management of the reserve area
1. Survey/mapping including boundary coordinates 2. Public hearing with regards to establishment 3. Drafting.approval of Brgy. Resolution endorsing the establishment of marine reserve 4. Approval of municipal Ordinance 5. Orientation/lectures on Marine reserve importance 6. Procurement of mooring/anchor buoys 7. Placement of mooring buoys