April 2, 2012

Fiji Fish Fundraiser Breaks the Bank

In September 2008, residents of Kia Island opened their community-managed marine protected area for a fundraiser. WCS was there to survey the impacts during the harvest […]
March 26, 2012

Debate on shark feeding in Fiji

Shark dive tourism is a lucrative and booming global market. Feeding to attract sharks to divers has generated significant concerns, with many criticisms focusing on the […]
March 23, 2012

Enigmatic dolphins & whales from the Bay of Bengal

Staff from WCS Fiji joined their WCS Bangladesh counterparts in conducting research on dolphins and whales found in the Bay of Bengal, Bangladesh. For WCS Fiji […]
March 21, 2012

Disco diving in Fiji

Check out images of a day-glo reef in another blog post from WCS Fiji Director Stacy Jupiter on the Joint Aquarium trip through the Vatu-i-Ra Seascape: http://explorers.neaq.org/2012/03/fiji-disco-diving.html
February 22, 2012

Science, traditional knowledge and community approaches

  An interesting article on how science is complimenting traditional community approaches in Fiji. http://www.scidev.net/en/agriculture-and-environment/features/old-and-new-knowledge-combine-to-protect-fiji-s-fish.html The simplicity of methods and data are key, as well as […]
September 1, 2011

Adaptive management for resilient MPA network design

Efforts to develop management strategies that can mitigate the impacts of global environmental and climate change are urgently needed but examples of their application to date […]
May 22, 2011

Discovering Solevu Reefs

I had come to the chiefy village in Solevu District with Waisea from our team Nasavu Village, where we are staying in Nadi District, in order […]
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