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China

NANJI ISLANDS


Photo: Jiang Guangshu
 
 
  Brief description   Economically important shellfish such as Ostrea plicatula,
Turbo cornutus and Haliotis diversicolor
Provide a scientific base for the development and utilization of
economically important algae such as Sargassum fusiforme and S. nigrifolium
Development of aquaculture techniques in the buffer zone
Research on coordinating protection and development
Monitoring of species between the tidal areas using methods from the "Regulations of Ocean Survey."
  Specific variables...    
  Abiotic   n.a.
  Biodiversity   Algae, coastal/marine, conservation, invertebrates/insects/spiders, methodologies.
  Socio-economic   Aquaculture/Mariculture, economically important species, livelihood measures, monitoring methodologies, resource use.
  Integrated monitoring   Sustainable development/Sustainable use.


Last updated: 12/12/2007

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