Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association

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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science -Vol 7, No 2 (2008)

The Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) provides an avenue for the wide dissemination of high quality research generated in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region. This journal issue covers an interesting array of articles such as: Preliminary Assessment of Cetacean Incidental Mortality in Artisanal Fisheries in Anakao, Southwestern Region of Madagascar, Body […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science -Vol 7, No 1 (2008)

The Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) provides an avenue for the wide dissemination of high quality research generated in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region. This journal issue covers an interesting array of articles such as: From Farming to Fishing: Marine Resource Conservation and a New Generation of Fishermen, Observations of Seiching […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science -Vol 6, No 2 (2008)

The Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) provides an avenue for the wide dissemination of high quality research generated in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region. This journal issue covers an interesting array of articles such as: Assessment of Heavy Metal Pollution in Sediment and Polychaete Worms from the Mzinga Creek and Ras […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science -Vol 6, No 1 (2008)

The Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) provides an avenue for the wide dissemination of high quality research generated in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region. This journal issue covers an interesting array of articles such as: A Ten-year Period of Daily Sea Surface Temperature at a Coastal Station in Reunion Island, Indian […]
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Marine Litter in the Eastern Africa Region: An Overview Assessment

Marine litter is becoming a significant contributor to marine pollution in the Western Indian Ocean. The litter comes in myriad forms, and from a diversity of sources. It includes waste from legal and illegal dumpsites located on the coast or on river banks; rivers and floodwaters; industrial outfalls; discharge from storm water drains; untreated municipal […]
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Sharing Benefits from the Coast: tourism and links to small-scale fisheries in Mozambique

Coastal resources in Mozambique are vital for local coastal communities, many of whom live in abject poverty. These resources also hold significant value for a number of different sectors, many of which supply expanding global consumer markets. Although these activities provide many opportunities for economic development and income generation, global patterns indicate growing levels of […]
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A Guide to Milkfish Culture in the Western Indian Ocean Region. WIOMSA Book Series No 8

Milkfish is a marine and brackish water species that is locally caught and eaten, but rarely has it been cultured commercially in ponds in the Western Indian Ocean Region. Milkfish farming is considered to have great potential to provide additional livelihood and food production opportunities for coastal communities in Western Indian Ocean Region. This guide […]
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WIOMSA Annual Report – 2007

This Annual Report highlights main activities undertaken by WIOMSA and its partners in 2007. This year has been both a productive and exciting year for WIOMSA with a number of milestones achieved. The year marked the start of the Third Phase of Sida/SAREC support to WIOMSA, which runs from April 2007 to December 2010. During […]
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WIOMSA Newsbrief – December 2008 – Volume 13, No 4

We are pleased to present the December, 2008 WIOMSA Newsbrief which covers an interesting array of articles: WIOMSA-sponsored Students Graduate with MScs!, FOJO and WIOMSA hold Environmental Journalism Course Historic Nansen voyage enters final stage and many more articles
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WIOMSA Newsbrief – September 2008 – Volume 13, No 3

We are pleased to present the September, 2008 WIOMSA Newsbrief which covers an interesting array of articles: “WIO-COMPAS held First Level 2 Certification Assessment Event,Monitoring the South West Indian Ocean marine environment: the AMESD program takes off, Inventory of ACEP Data sets now ready and many more articles
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