Monthly Archives: August 2015

Marianas 2015 Summer Cetacean Surveys: Guam (August 13-19)

by Andrea Bendlin, Marie Hill, Allan Ligon, and Adam Ü It’s been a windy and rainy one for the first week of our yearly summer surveys in the Marianas!  This is our sixth year of conducting surveys for cetaceans around the … Continue reading

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Socioeconomic Monitoring for The Micronesia Challenge: Measuring Progress in Effective Conservation

By Supin Wongbusarakum The importance of socioeconomic monitoring for coastal management and conservation is becoming increasingly acknowledged around the world. Without understanding the impacts on people and communities that depend on natural resources, the effectiveness of conservation programs can easily … Continue reading

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Sulu-Sulawesi: A Seascape in the Heart of the Coral Triangle

By Supin Wongbusarakum It is an interesting challenge to contemplate future plans for a vast blue seascape, bright with corals and teeming with fish, under florescent lights in a carpeted hotel meeting room in Manado, Indonesia. The Sulu-Sulawesi Seascape is … Continue reading

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