Conservation of whale sharks and fish spawning aggregations in Belize
Professor Callum Roberts
University of York - Env
Host Country Institutions:
To provide a sustainable future for the whale shark
Produce and disseminate leaflets on preliminary whale shark interaction guidelines.
Establish database to log sightings.
Hold workshops/training sessions for various stakeholders on tourism, survey techniques, fisheries landings analysis, marine migratory species ecology, and population census and monitoring techniques.
Hold 2-day institutional training workshops.
Produce newsletter. Produce poster.
Train 6 undergraduates.
Hold national seminar to disseminate findings.
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