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Update from Timor-Leste: children help researchers to process invertebrates from a study site off Beacou

By Charles Young The second stop in the operation of the PIFSC Coral Reef Ecosystem Division (CRED) to recover and process installations and data from locations around Timor-Leste was the westernmost study site, offshore of Beacou, a fishing village just … Continue reading

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Scientists return to Timor-Leste for reef monitoring mission

By Max Sudnovsky In the early morning on Sept. 16, Molly Timmers, Charles Young, and Max Sudnovsky of the PIFSC Coral Reef Ecosystem Division (CRED) departed Dili, Timor-Leste, on their way to Atauro Island to kick off the first day … Continue reading

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Update from Timor-Leste: scientists complete live-aboard mission to survey reef fishes and benthos, assess ocean acidification

By Andrew Gray Scientists from the PIFSC Coral Reef Ecosystem (CRED) recently finished a 2-week live-aboard expedition to survey reef fish and benthic communities, collect water samples, and record data on seafloor depths along the northern coast of Timor-Leste. This … Continue reading

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NOAA scientists, local partners mark Coral Triangle Day in Timor-Leste with capacity-building activities

By Brett Schumacher A team of researchers from the PIFSC Coral Reef Ecosystem Division (CRED) commemorated Coral Triangle Day on June 9 in Timor-Leste by participating in capacity-building activities with colleagues from the Timor-Leste Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (MAF) … Continue reading

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NOAA helps Timor-Leste leaders build capacity in an Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management

By Megan Moews What is an Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM)? Why would you want or need to implement an EAFM? How would you implement one? These questions were posed and discussed during a successful 2-day training workshop on … Continue reading

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