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Latest Projects

Fishing Economy

By integrating an understanding of market chains into conservation and management planning this programme aims to improve management efficacy and informed decision making by understanding how changes in the fishery affect people’s incomes both directly and indirectly. Find out more...


Reef Monitoring

Understanding the changes that are taking place on coral reefs requires long term data with which to evaluate change. Our ongoing reef survey programme around the Bay Islands continues to collect a suite of health indicators on the islands coral reefs. Find out more...


Shark Sanctuary

On 24th June 2011 Honduras declared its entire maritime waters as a "Shark Sanctuary". This provides legal protection to sharks from fishing and also prohibits trade in their parts or derivatives. The centre is now working to develop management strategies for sharks that can help reduce their bi-catch by other fisheries, limit illegal trade and identify ways to expand their conservation to neighbouring countries in the region. Find out more...