This project aims to establish a pilot national park in Xianju County, China, for the effective conservation and wise use of biodiversity resources. It includes the provision of a geographic information system and satellite imaging expertise.
The overall objectives are to:
- Ensure a high level of conservation and restoration of the biodiversity of the future national park.
- Boost the economic growth and promote a local economic development with a benefit and a livelihood improvement for the local communities, based on the values of ecosystems, landscape and historic and cultural heritage
- Set up an efficient governance for the national park