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Revision of the Galapagos Marine Management Plan


Ref: 6174
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr Ken Collins
Lead Institution: University of Southampton - Oceanography
Host Country Institutions: Charles Darwin Research Station (CDRS)
Start Date: 1997-06-01
End Date: 2000-05-31
Funding: £123,700.00
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Status: Completed
Regions: South America
Countries: Ecuador
Purpose: To produce a computer based database to help the authorities in zoning the Galapagos Marine Reserves.
Outputs: GIS database established; Draft Biodiversity Management Plan produced; 2 senior Ecuadorian CDRS personnel trained in GIS in UK for 1 month with follow-up at CDRS; 5 research assistants trained in quantitative biological survey techniques alongside UK team and CDRS senior staff; Spectrophotometer donated and training provided; diving guide of benthic marine organisms produced; at least 1 scientific paper submitted for publication; Conference presentations and national/local press releases and radio broadcasts in Ecuador and UK.

Related Projects: Galapagos marine invasive species: prevention, detection and management

Documents:
Title: 6-174 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]

Title: 6-174 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: ECP Galapagos - final
Download: ECP [pdf]