Central America Protected Areas System
Project DescriptionThe objective of PROARCA/CAPAS is to provide financial, technical, and
policy assistance for the management of protected areas and the
conservation of biodiversity in Central America. PROARCA is the
Central American Regional Environmental Program of the US Agency for
International Development (USAID), and was created to support
CCAD. CAPAS, which stands for "Central American Protected Areas
System," is one of the four components of PROARCA.