This case study focuses on Friends of Nature (FON), a non-governmental organization based in Placencia, Belize which has co-management responsibility (with Forest Department and the Fisheries Department) for day-to-day management of Laughing Bird Caye National Park (LBCNP) and Gladden Spit Marine Reserve (GSMR).
Pomeroy, R.S. and Goetze, T. (2003) Belize case study: Marine protected areas co-managed by Friends of Nature. Annex B(IV) of the Final Technical Report of project R8134. Barbados: Caribbean Conservation Association. 70 pp.