ResourceStatus and trends of Caribbean coral reefs: 1970-2012
Metadata Thumbnail "The overarching objective is to understand why some reefs are much healthier than others, to identify what kinds of actions have been particularly beneficial or harmful, and to vigorously communicate results in simple and straightforward terms to foster ...
ResourceAGRRA database improvements for research and management
Since 1997 the Atlantic and Gulf Rapid Reef Assessment (AGRRA) Program has provided snapshot? characterizations of a number of structurally or functionally important, benthic and fish indicators on tropical western Atlantic coral reefs. Its protocols are ...
ResourceCERMES regional project on enhancing management effectiveness at three marine protected areas in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Jamaica & Belize : report compendium / Centre for Resource Management and Environmental Studies.
"This report comprises nine appendices or outputs produced during a regional project to evaluate management effectiveness of marine protected areas (MPAs), and to learn lessons from this process, at three MPA sites in the Caribbean -- Sapodilla Cayes Mari...
ResourceSocio-economic monitoring by Caribbean fisheries authorities for Rose Place, St. Vincent / David Bernard, Nyasha Hamilton, Dale Samuel, Candice Ramessar, and Lyndon Moss.
Metadata Thumbnail "The goals and objectives of the Rose Place SocMon were derived on the second day of the Saint Vincent SocMon Caribbean training workshop (3 - 5 June 2008). Participants articulated the following goals and objectives for monitoring. Goal: To gather baseli...
ResourceEstablishing a socio-economic monitoring program for the Narrows to inform marine conservation and decision-making in St. Kitts and Nevis / A. Laurel Arthurton and Karen McDonald.
Metadata Thumbnail "Socio-economic monitoring (SocMon) in Nevis began in May 2008 with a training workshop. SocMon Nevis was part of a regional project Socio-economic monitoring by Caribbean Fishery Authorities (Fisheries SocMon) funded by a US International Coral Reef Cons...
ResourceTechnical report on socioeconomic monitoring in Cades Bay marine reserve Antigua and Barbuda [electronic resources] / prepared by Philmore James
"The primary purpose of this socioeconomic assessment is to provide an avenue to demonstrate some of the principles that were the basis of a training course on Social and Economic Monitoring (SocMon) in Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) held in St. Lucia, 9-1...
ResourcePromoting a multi-stakeholder network to develop and implement a comprehensive and effective national MPA strategy in the Dominican Republic [electronic resource] / submitted by Christine Hicks.
Final technical report for a project designed to strengthen linkages between marine protected areas and conservation staff and those supporting formation of new MPAs in the Dominican Republic. The project was intended to encourage established MPAs and tho...
ResourceReport of the TCMP Junior Ranger Workshop 6 October 2007, Union Island / Centre for Resource management and Environmental Studies.
ResourcePromoting a multi-stakeholder network to develop and implement a comprehensive and effective national MPA strategy in the Dominican Republic
Final technical report for a project designed to strengthen linkages between marine protected areas and conservation staff and those supporting formation of new MPAs in the Dominican Republic. The project was intended to encourage established MPAs and tho...
ResourceLand-use and sedimentation patterns in Saint Lucia in relation to their impacts on coral reefs / by Chantale Begin & Isabelle Ce.
Metadata Thumbnail "Increased sedimentation is widely cited as an important stress for Caribbean coral reefs. However, for most locations we currently lack both accurate records of changes in sediment accumulation rate over reefs as well as a quantitative link between land ...