ResourceFinal Report: Measuring the degree of connectivity between remnant staghorn papatch at risk of Anthropogenic impacts
"Utilising a suite of techniques which combined population genetics with biophysical and larval dispersal modelling we test the relative influence of connectivity in remote island populations of a Staghorn coral, Acropora pulchra. This species is confined...
ResourcePohnpei Coral Reef Monitoring (CRM) Team - NOAA 2011 Final Report
"Pohnpei Coral Reef Monitoring (CRM) team completed another round of monitoring using a refined Long Swim or Timed Swim monitoring protocol as recommended by our partners from the University of Guam (UOG) to survey large reef food fish. Adopted by CRM tea...
ResourceFisherman Learning Exchange to Palau summary
"It has been demonstrated through the Babledaob Watershed Alliance that a learning exchange involving key community people can lead to successful implementation of conservation strategies. In an effort to build community support for conservation in Guam a...
ResourceRefaluwasch Papaal Maram 2011
Metadata Thumbnail "This 2011 Refaluwasch papaal maram (Refaluwasch lunar calendar) features the contributions and advice of the Lunar Calendar Committee on the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), which was produced by the Western Pacific Regional Fishery M...
ResourceFanhaaniyan Pulan Chamoru 2011
Metadata Thumbnail "This 2011 Fanhaaniyan Pulan Chamoru (Chamorro lunar calendar) features the contributions and advice of the Chamorro Lunar Calendar Committee on Guam, which was produced by the Western Pacific Regional Fishery Management Council (WPRFMC). The calendar hig...
ResourceEnhancing coral-reef monitoring programs, data analysis, and reporting in Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
"Despite a well-founded team of governmental agency staff that conduct annual coral-reef monitoring activities in Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), the desirable monitoring framework (data collection - processing - reportin...
ResourceNamdrik Atoll. Coral-reef resources monitoring assessment
Metadata Thumbnail "The Namdrik Atoll is situated along the chain of atolls that comprises the western Marshall Islands, known as the Ralik Chain. The atoll consists of two islands, Namdrik (south part of the atoll) and Madmad (north). Scientifically-sound, marine resource ...
ResourceEssential fish habitat and life history assessment of commercially important herbivores in Pohnpei, Micronesia, to enhance MPA effectiveness
"A total of 516 Naso lituratus were sampled to examine spatial habitat use and characterize the reproductive biology and age and growth, respectively, for this species. Similarly, 22 Naso unicornis were taken from the field and 302 from markets to estimat...
ResourceHumtak-Pohnpei Youth in Conservation Learning Exchange
"The Humatak-Pohnpei Youth in Conservation Learning Exchange held from July 26 to August 1, 2013, is a partnership project between The Conservation Society of Pohnpei and the Humatak Community Foundation to inspire and motivate our youth to become lifelon...
ResourceMarine Protected Areas as Linked Social-Ecological Systems
"Marine ecosystems have become increasingly impacted and the coastal communities that rely upon them are continuously adapting to these changes. A key to understanding these social-ecological systems is identifying the components of social structure that ...