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Field Identification Guide to the Living Marine Resources of Kenya

This field guide covers the major resource groups likely to be encountered in the fisheries of Kenya. This includes shrimps, lobsters, crabs, bivalves, gastropods, cephalopods, sea cucumbers, sharks, batoid fishes, bony fishes, and sea turtles. Each resource group is introduced by a general section on technical terms and measurements pertinent to that group and an […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science -Vol 11, No 2 (2012)

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: Analysis of rainfall variations and trends in coastal Tanzania,Beach sand supply and transport at Kunduchi, Tanzania, […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science -Vol 11, No 1 (2012)

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: New observations on the crustacean fauna of Europa Island, Mozambique Channel (Crustacea, Decapoda), AFLP assisted DNA-Barcoding […]
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WIOMSA Magazine – Issue No.5: October 2012

The Fifth Issue of the WIOMSA Magazine: People and the Environment is out! The theme of the Issue is ‘ Community Based Marine Conservation and Management Initiatives in the Western Indian Ocean’ and many more articles
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Poissons de l’ocean Indien et de la mer Rouge. Second Edition (ON SALE AT AMAZON)

Ce guide, illustré de plus de 1 800 photographies sous-marines, présente près de 1 200 espèces de poissons rencontrées en plongée sous-marine dans l’océan Indien et en mer Rouge, entre la surface et 60 m de profondeur.Ouvrage de référence pour les passionnés du monde sous-marin, et plus particulièrement pour les plongeurs, il intéressera aussi un […]
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Adapting to a Changing Environment; Confronting the Consequences of Climate Change (ON SALE AT OUP)

Societies must choose how they wish to deal with climate change. Not doing anything or pursuing ‘business as usual’ is likely to lead down a path that will have devastating consequences for many people, especially the world’s poor. Using a focal lens of coral reef fisheries, upon which millions of people depend on for their […]
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WIOMSA Annual Report – 2011

2011 was another rich and active year for WIOMSA! The Association successfully continued to be the hub of activities in the WIO region. WIOMSA organized two major events in the year: the Regional Conference on “Climate Change Impacts, Adaptation and Mitigation in the WIO region: Solutions to the Crisis” held in Mauritius in March 2011 […]
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WIOMSA Newsbrief -September 2012 – Volume 17, No 3

We are pleased to present the September, 2012 WIOMSA Newsbrief which covers an interesting array of articles: Focus on Innovation Development: WIOMSA Launches New Program, WIOMSA Country Coordinators Commit to Strengthening their Role, WIOCOMPAS Learning Workshop, Regional Workshop on MPAs and many more articles
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WIOMSA Newsbrief -March 2012 – Volume 17, No 1

We are pleased to present the March, 2012 WIOMSA Newsbrief which covers an interesting array of articles: Launch of the WIOMSA Trust, Board Decisions, Major events held in the region, New Publications and many more articles
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WIOMSA Newsbrief -June 2012 – Volume 17, No 2

We are pleased to present the June, 2012 WIOMSA Newsbrief which covers an interesting array of articles: The New WIOMSA Programme, WIO-COMPAS Certifies first Policy and Planning Professionals, Linking Mangrove Conservation to Climate Change Adaptation,New Institutional Members and many more articles
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