Tabuleiro State Park: Conservation of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Rehabilitation

Project Summary

The goal of the Project is to contribute to the conservation of the globally significant biodiversity of the Atlantic Forest biome. To contribute to this goal, the specific objective of the Project is to strengthen the conservation and management of the Tabuleiro State Park through the: (i) implementation of emergency actions designed to increase vigilance and control capabilities, and especially control of invasive exotic plant species that threaten the Park's ecological integrity; (ii) development and initial implementation of a Park Management Plan (PMP) in close collaboration and with strong participation of local stakeholders to more sustainably manage the Park’s natural resources; (iii) building of a community-based conservation constituency; and (iv) increased local capacity to implement and monitor conservation activities and disseminate project results, experiences and lessons learned at the local, national and international levels.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
FATMA (State Environmental Management Foundation - Fundação de Meio Ambiente de SC)
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
973,734 USD
Co-financing Total
1,354,063 USD
GEF Agency Fees
89,886 USD
Total Cost 2,352,797.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
16 May 2005
Preparation Grant Approved
01 Nov 1999
Project Approved for Implementation
21 Jul 2005
Project closed
31 Oct 2009