Improving Management of Spawning Aggregation Fisheries in the Seychelles Using Acoustic Telemetry
Marine managers in the Seychelles are collecting and using behavioral information on Shoemaker spinefoots to develop management strategies that protect spawning aggregations of these commercially important fish. Read the case study.
Reef Rescuers: Coral Gardening as an MPA Management Tool
To repair coral bleaching damage in a marine reserve in the Seychelles, a large scale reef restoration project uses “coral gardening”, a technique that involves collecting small pieces of healthy coral, growing them in underwater nurseries, and then transplanting them to degraded sites. Read the case study. Watch the webinar.
Preparing for Coral Bleaching in the Western Indian Ocean
David Obura of CORDIO East Africa presents updated guidance (in four basic steps!) for monitoring bleaching events in the Western Indian Ocean at basic, intermediate, and expert levels. Watch the webinar.