Bahamian Nassau Grouper Closed Season

Just a quick reminder that Nassau grouper are off limits for fishing from December 1st to February 28th throughout The Bahamas. Help spread the word by telling a friend or sharing this post! Click here for more information on Nassau grouper fishing regulations and conservation.

By | 2017-12-03T11:50:14-05:00 December 3rd, 2017|Categories: Policy, Regulations|Tags: , |Comments Off on Bahamian Nassau Grouper Closed Season

Reminder: Nassau grouper closed season begins December 1 in The Bahamas

Officially law last year (see here), Nassau grouper fishing season is closed in The Bahamas from December 1st to February 28th. This is to help populations recover and stop unsustainable fishing practices on their spawning aggregations. Let us all do our part and help spread the word.

By | 2016-12-03T13:56:49-05:00 December 1st, 2016|Categories: Fish, Regulations|Tags: , |1 Comment

ASAC: Complex reefs and predator presence increase fish abundance

Had a great week here on Abaco  presenting my work at the Abaco Science Alliance Conference and getting out in the field to check on my ongoing research.  In short, my work thus far has shown that healthy, structurally complex reefs and the presence  of predators, Nassau grouper, increase total fish abundance on patch reefs. Check out this poster […]

By | 2017-02-07T20:23:51-05:00 January 12th, 2016|Categories: Artificial Reefs, Coral, Endangered species, Fish|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on ASAC: Complex reefs and predator presence increase fish abundance