ResourceImproving local capacity for coral monitoring programs in the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of the Marshall Islands
Metadata Thumbnail "Since 2009, the Pacific Marine Resources Institute (PMRI) has been building professional relationships with the coral-reef monitoring programs across Micronesia. The overall goal of this collaboration has been to improve the local capacity to collect sta...
ResourceCapacity assessment report for the Federated States of Micronesia
"To assess the current capacity needs of those monitoring/managing corals reefs and marine protected areas in Micronesia and whose activities are currently being funded by the NOAA cooperative agreement; MCT developed a capacity needs checklist. The check...
ResourceFY09 coral reef ecosystem monitoring in the Federated States of Micronesia
Monitoring results of the health and population of coral and fish of four states (Kosrae, Pohnpei, Chuuk, and Yap) in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) are summarized in this progress report.
ResourceEnforcement training to benefit coral in Micronesia
"Strengthen law enforcement institutions supporting coral reef conservation in three Micronesian nations: Palau, the Federal States of Micronesia, and the Marshall Islands. From June 2012 until December 2013, project activities were undertaken within thre...
ResourceFY2010 Coral reef ecosystem monitoring in the Federated States of Micronesia
The Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) is comprised of 607 islands found within four states: Kosrae, Pohnpei, Chuuk and Yap. The Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) is comprised of 607 islands found within four states: Kosrae, Pohnpei, Chuuk and Yap. T...
ResourceCoral and fish monitoring in the State of Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia
Metadata Thumbnail "In 2011, the Kosrae Conservation and Safety Organization was awarded an amount of $18,648.00 to support Kosraes coral reef monitoring program. The coral reef monitoring program is a collaborative effort among the Kosrae Conservation and Safety Organizati...
ResourceAn overview of SEM-Pasifika assessments in Micronesia
Over the past five years, more than nine socioeconomic assessments have been conducted in Micronesia following Socioeconomic Monitoring Guidelines for Coastal Managers in Pacific Island Countries (SEM-Pasifika). Resource managers and community members in ...
ResourceCoral reef monitoring in the Republic of the Marshall Islands
"Due to the unnecessary and misguided coral mining operations of a contractor that have begun at the reservoir area of Majuro lagoon, to provide an enormous amount of fill for the FAA-funded RSA project (runway safety area), much time was spent lobbying R...
ResourceAdapting to a Changing Climate Workshop: Yap, Federated States of Micronesia
Metadata Thumbnail "This workshop report covers the April 2-6, 2012 training programlaunched by the Micronesia Conservation Trust (MCT) and its Micronesia Challenge partners in Yap, Federated States of Micronesia on the use of new tools to support community-based climate ad...
ResourceCharacterization and evaluation of coral reefs around Yap Proper, Federated States of Micronesia
"This study addresses the coupled themes of science and conservation by characterizing and evaluating the coral reefs around Yap, Federated States of Micronesia. Reef types, and the inherent environmental regimes they constitute, were found to be good pre...