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Tuvalu Marine Life

Department of Environment, Government of Tuvalu

The guiding vision of the Tuvalu Fisheries Department is to promote:

Bountiful inshore fisheries supporting livelihoods and providing healthy local food
Sustainable oceanic fisheries providing strong revenue and satisfying jobs

Our Mission is to maximise social and economic returns to the people of Tuvalu through the sustainable management and wise use of Tuvalu’s living marine resources.

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This project report has two components

1) a field survey of the fish biodiversity of Tuvalu’s reefs and lagoons, as well as documenting the species commonly caught by local fishermen and
2) a field survey of selected macro-invertebrate and fish densities in Tuvalu’s lagoons, to assess the stocks of valuable species on each atoll and test the effectiveness of the Conservation Areas (CAs).

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Tuvalu Marine Life - Scientific Report

Part I: Biodiversity of Tuvaluan Reef Fishes…

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Tuvalu Marine Life - Scientific Report

Part I: Biodiversity of Tuvaluan Reef Fishes…

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Publisher Department of Environment, Tuvalu, Tuvalu Fisheries Department of Environment, Tuvalu, Tuvalu Fisheries
Modified 06 July 2021 06 July 2021
Release Date 06 July 2021 06 July 2021
Homepage URL http://www.alofatuvalu.tv/ http://www.alofatuvalu.tv/
Identifier fa33e0b4-c559-43bd-b112-77f3bee19b6c fa33e0b4-c559-43bd-b112-77f3bee19b6c
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location Tuvalu Tuvalu
Language English English
License Public
[Open Data]
Public
[Open Data]
Author Sandrine Job, Dr. Daniela Ceccarelli, Sandrine Job, Dr. Daniela Ceccarelli,
Contact Name Alofa Tuvalu Alofa Tuvalu
Contact Email [email protected] [email protected]