Vanessa Haley's Thesis on Bonefish Movements

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I posted previously on Vanessa Haley-Benjamin’s new position at BNT.  Here
is a copy of her thesis at FIU.  She documented the long distance movements
of bonefish on Andros Island, and identified spawning aggregations of this
economically and ecologically important species.  Researchers are trying
to replicate her research on Abaco, drawing on some […]

By | 2017-12-01T14:04:24-05:00 January 17th, 2013|Categories: Andros Island, bonefish, Fish, Mangroves and Creeks, marine protected areas, migration|0 Comments

Feature Paper: Effects of Fishing on Nutrient Supply

Map of Andros Island, Bahamas, depicting human population density and site-specific snapper density. Human population density, color-coded, is concentrated along the east coast and the northern interior. Circles represent a single survey site, and the size of the circles indicates density of gray snapper.  Click on […]

By | 2017-12-01T14:04:49-05:00 August 8th, 2012|Categories: Andros Island, Fish, marine protected areas, Nutrients, Overfishing, seagrass|0 Comments