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N°10 September 2013

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You will find below a summary of the September 2013 release, in english. Click on the picture to download the newsletter.


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Tenemos el placer de presentarle el boletín del CAR SPAW, que se publica en Inglés. Abajo hay un resumen del número de Septiembre 2013. Para descargar pulse en la imagen.


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Vous trouverez ci-dessous le sommaire du numéro de Septembre 2013, en anglais. Cliquez sur l'image pour télécharger.


 


Newsletter N°10

 

Summary


News of the month


Launching of a cooperation programme for the protected areas listed under the SPAW Protocol


 


Focus on


66th annual meeting of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute : newMPA science and managementsession


 


On-going projects


  • Capacity building for marine mammal stranding networks : stranding kits distributed


  • New steps taken to tackle the invasion of the lionfish


  • Upcoming joint IWC and SPAW/UNEP training workshop on response to large whale entanglement events


  • Call for data : Leaflet on marine mammal watching in the WCR


  • The UNEP-CEP Project to support the countries associated to the Caribbean Challenge comes to end


 


Brief:

  • Valuation of nature capital of Bonaire (Netherlands)

  • Good news from Haiti : legal protection of mangroves and establishment of the first MPA in the country


  • A methodology to estimate local lionfish density with lionfish derbies


  • IUCN Green List of Protected Areas


 


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