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Read all about it: Some non-science musings on the human side of vaquita conservation
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Read all about it: Some non-science musings on the human side of vaquita conservation

Originally posted on Tara Sayuri Whitty, PhD:
? Despite my lack of enthusiasm for academia’s focus on publications, I actually do enjoy writing. So, I’m happy to share some non-scientific writing of mine that’s just been posted on the online magazine, Salt!  I scribbled some words about my thoughts, feelings, and experiences about my team’s…

IMCC 2016 Abstracts due March 7: Conservation & Small-scale Fisheries
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IMCC 2016 Abstracts due March 7: Conservation & Small-scale Fisheries

With Too Big To Ignore (TBTI), we at SAFRN are organizing a symposium at the IMCC 2016 on “Conservation and stewardship in small-scale fisheries: Practices and lessons from around the world” (abstract below). We would love to have you submit your abstract by March 7, if you have any insight/experience studying the impacts of small-scale … Continue reading

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Malampaya Sound, Palawan Province, Philippines

SSF Study Region: Asia & Oceania Study Location: Malampaya Sound, Palawan Province, Philippines Study Year(s): 2010-2012 Name: Tara Whitty Date: 10/29/2014 Position: Researcher Organization Name: SAFRN (Small-scale and Artisanal Fisheries Research Network) Organization Location: USA   To do research in Palawan, you need to get approval from the Palawan Council on Sustainable Development in Puerto … Continue reading