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  1. 1. Property rights in mangroves : A case study of the Mahakam Delta, East Kalimantan, Indonesia

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Mohammed Abdul Baten; [2009]
    Keywords : Conversion; Institutions; Mangroves; Property rights; Shrimp aquaculture; The Mahakam delta;

    Abstract : Mangroves represent an important source of livelihood for many poor people acrossthe world. However, insufficient policy responses relating to mangrove conservation,combined with the lack of clearly defined property rights contribute extensively to theconversion of mangroves to alternative uses, in particular shrimp aquaculture. READ MORE