Biodiversity, Climate Change and Marine Protected Areas, Past Initiative, Program Area, Projects

Ashton Lagoon Restoration Project

Project Info Donors The KfW Development Bank through the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC), The Philip Stephenson Foundation (PSF), Global Environment Facility – Small Grants Programme (GEF-SGP).  Location Union Island, St. Vincent and the Grenadines Duration 2 years (2016 to 2018) Background As a small island...

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Biodiversity, Climate Change and Marine Protected Areas, Present Initiative, Program Area, Projects

Caribbean Marine Biodiversity Program- (CMBP)

Project Info Project NameCaribbean Marine Biodiversity Program (CMBP) DonorsU.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) LocationSt. VincentBequiaCanouanMayreauUnion IslandGrenadaPetite MartiniqueCarriacou Duration5 years (2014 to 2019) BackgroundThe Grenadine Bank seascape comprises an archipelago...

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Biodiversity, Climate Change and Marine Protected Areas, Present Initiative, Projects

CMBP- HACCP Trainings

Project Info CMBP HACCP – A total of One Hundred and Forty-Six (146) Fisherfolk in the Grenadines Bank (130 men and 16 women) received training in post-harvest handling of seafood using the Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) method. Thirty-nine (39) beneficiaries were from Carriacou, forty-five (45) from...

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Biodiversity, Climate Change and Marine Protected Areas, Present Initiative, Program Area, Projects

CMBP- Increase Efficiency and Effectiveness in the Management of SIOBMPA

Project Info CMBP Increase Efficiency and Effectiveness in the Management of SIOBMPA MMA personnel (Sandy Island Oyster Bed Marine Protected Area – SIOBMP) manager, two wardens and an Outreach Officer) were hired under CMBP continued to perform core MMA functions to improve the management effectiveness of SIOBMPA, including...

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Biodiversity, Climate Change and Marine Protected Areas, Present Initiative, Program Area, Projects

CMBP- Moorings Installation

Project Info Twenty-five (25) moorings were fully installed in the Tobago Cays Marine Park (TCMP), (anchor blocks positioned, chains, lines and buoys attached ready to use) and 22 in SIOBMPA. Installation was led by a local commercial diving company, Carriacou Underwater Services, with support from TCMP personnel experienced in moorings...

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