Vatu-i-Ra Seascape

December 15, 2015

Marine Spatial Planning to Protect Biodiversity and $71M Fisheries and Tourism in the Vatu-i-Ra Seascape

The Wildlife Conservation Society in collaboration with the Ministry of Fisheries and Forests hosted the second workshop on “Marine Spatial Planning for the Vatu-I-Ra Seascape” at […]
November 15, 2015

Spawning surveyors set to research fish maturity in Fiji

Over the course of three days, 35 Fijian fisheries scientists and managers successfully completed an intensive training program to assess the size of maturity in key coral […]
August 15, 2015

Green energy powers the Suva marathon

As the starter gun fired in the rain on a windy August morning, 800 runners set out along the capital city’s sea wall as part of […]
September 22, 2013

Mutiny on the Reef

Special to WCS by science writer, Amy West After the mutineers left Captain William Bligh to steer his own course, Bligh probably didn’t realize he’d passed […]
September 16, 2013

Urgent protection needed for Vatu-i-Ra Island Sanctuary

Today was the first time that I stepped on Vatu-i-Ra Island in almost a year and a half. Right away, I knew things looked different. “Why […]
August 6, 2013

A village with a lot to offer

I recently helped facilitate a workshop in Vuya village, about 5km from the port of Nabouwalu (in Bua Province on the south-west of Vanua Levu). Having […]
April 26, 2013

Cetacean conservation in the Vatu-i-Ra Seascape

Having left freezing Germany, Chantal Denise Pagel is adapting to the tropical heat as she brings her specialist knowledge to a voluntary internship with us here […]
September 3, 2012

Cetacean spotting in Vatu-i-ra Seascape

Watching cetaceans play in waters of Fiji’s Vatu-i-Ra Seascape was a lovely experience. The whales and dolphins love to entertain while they guide travelers during bad […]
August 10, 2012

Integrated coastal management for Vatu-i-Ra Seascape

WCS Fiji is gearing up for an Integrated Coastal Management (ICM) project in Fiji’s Bua Province. This will complement a parallel project which is already up and running […]
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