Management and Protection of Laguna del Tigre National Park

Project Summary

The goal of this project is to conserve the biodiversity and natural habitats of Laguna de Tigre national Par and Biotopo, the largest core zone in Guatemala’s protected areas system. This goal coincides with that of the Guatemalan government, as articulated in the 1999-2003 Master Plan for the Laguna de Tigre Management Unit (CONAP 1998).

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Conservation International/Guatemala
GEF Project Manager

Project Documents

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Project Preparation Grant Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
722,631 USD
Co-financing Total
940,137 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
Total Cost 1,687,768.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
04 May 1999
Preparation Grant Approved
12 Mar 1998
Project Approved for Implementation
13 Jul 1999
Project closed
01 Nov 2001