Blogs

April 19, 2018

Contribution of Marine Conservation Agreements to Biodiversity Protection, Fisheries Management and Sustainable Financing in Fiji

The marine environment is a vital resource for Fiji’s tourism, yet industry and community collaborative efforts to conserve and improve habitats and species have largely gone […]
April 18, 2018

Data needs for a sustainable mud crab fishery

Everyone knows that mud crab is a very tasty delicacy, especially when you have it as a spicy curry with rice or stir-fried in a semi-thick, […]
April 18, 2018

Fijian fisheries scientists recommend the review of Fiji’s size limits for coral reef fish

A group of young Fijian fisheries scientists from the Ministry of Fisheries (MoF), World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) started working […]
March 26, 2018

Looking for lizards, frogs, birds and mammals in the Kilaka Forest Conservation Area

A team of scientists from Wildlife Conservation Society, NatureFiji-MareqetiViti, United States Geological Survey and BirdLife International, together with a group of community forest guides and wardens, […]
March 20, 2018

Expedition at the foot of a Water King, Kolombangara

On the 3rd of February 2018, I travelled with a team of researchers to Kolombangara Island with a plan to revisit reef sites we previously surveyed […]
March 16, 2018

Resilient coral reefs in the Northern Lau Group

Written by Katy Miller/Vatuvara Foundation A team of Fijian scientists from the Vatuvara Foundation and Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) partnered together and embarked last year on […]
March 8, 2018

Recognising and Celebrating the Irreplaceable Role of Women in Fiji’s Fisheries

By: Sangeeta Mangubhai and Alyssa Thomas International Women’s Day is an opportunity to take a step back and reflect on women and the contribution they make […]
February 20, 2018

WCS Director, Dr Sangeeta Mangubhai named a Pew Marine Fellow for 2018

Late last week, Dr. Sangeeta Mangubhai was named as a Pew Marine Fellow for 2018, one of the most prestigious and competitive awards to win. The […]
December 23, 2017

Hot off the Press: Fisheries resource profiles for Fiji

In 2017, WCS Fiji and Gillett, Preston and Associates updated the Fiji Fisheries Resource Profiles, a reference book that provides the most recent information and summary […]
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