Madagascar Marine Biodiversity Training Project
Dr Damon Stanwell-Smith
SEE - Society for Environmental Exploration/Frontier
Host Country Institutions:
Institut Halieutique et des Sciences Marines (IHSM), FIMIMANO
To aid marine resource security by providing skills to monitor and manage marine biodiversity.
a core team of expertise created with the necessary skills to collect marine baseline data, and to manage and monitor resources in the Anakao coastal region through implementation of a long-term monitoring plan
24 Malagasy personnel (postgraduate students, fisheries officers, community representatives) trained in marine biodiversity monitoring;
one counterpart trainer, trained in providing marine biodiversity monitoring training;
one habitat monitoring plan for the Anakao area.
Related Projects: Bai Tu Long Bay awareness project, Vietnam
, Biodiversity and ecosystems service assessment of South Georgia