Student Work

 

Management Plan for La Esperanza Nature Preserve In Ponce, Puerto Rico Public

Downloadable Content

open in viewer

This project analyzed La Esperanza, a 500-acre property of abandoned land in Ponce, Puerto Rico to determine how to implement hunting, fishing and passive recreation within a manageable reserve. The team worked with the Department of Natural and Environmental Resources (DNER) to examine how to include these different activities simultaneously. After various methods, the team developed a set of recommendations for the DNER. The team proposed creating new trails, boardwalks, observation towers, and infrastructure for La Esperanza along with a breakdown for the location of each activity on the land. The team was able to assess the locals' opinions, through questionnaire interviews, to suggest a community involved recommendation plan to the DNER.

Creator
Subject
Publisher
Identifier
  • E-project-051712-180121
Keyword
Advisor
Year
  • 2012
Center
Sponsor
Date created
  • 2012-05-17
Resource type
Rights statement
License

Relationships

In Collection:

Items

Permanent link to this page: https://digital.wpi.edu/show/5h73pw668