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  1. Marine Protected Area (MPA) Success

    On our  return to Fiji, government officials receiving our scientific results, discussed the benefits of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs). When we collected the data for our research, we saw first hand how an MPA can transform the marine environment. Marine Protected …

    www.livingoceansfoundation.org/marine-protected-area-mpa-success/

  2. Totoya’s Sacred Marine Protected Area

    Decades ago on the Fijian island named Totoya, Roko Sau Kubunanavanua and his wife had a stillborn baby. The baby was buried at sea and henceforth the channel leading to the island was labeled as “sacred passage” or Daveta Tabu. …

    www.livingoceansfoundation.org/totoyas-sacred-marine-protected-area/

  3. Farasan Islands Benthic Habitat Assessment…

    Farasan Islands Benthic Habitat Assessment and Mapping – Farasan Islands Marine Protected Area, May 2006 Preliminary Field Report A collaborative expedition between Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation, the National Commission for Wildlife Conservation and Development (NCWCD) and the Regional …

    www.livingoceansfoundation.org/publication/benthic-habitat-assessment-and-mapping-in-the-farasan-islands-marine-protected-area-may-2006-preliminary-field-report/

  4. Marine Spatial Planning in the South Pacific

    The Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation is working with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) to inform marine spatial planning in Fiji, Tonga, and the Solomon Islands using data collected on the Global Reef Expedition. In many …

    www.livingoceansfoundation.org/science/scientific-collaboration/marine-spatial-planning-in-the-south-pacific/

  5. Charting a Sustainable Future for UNESCO…

    At the beginning of September Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation Director of Communications, Alison Barrat, participated in the UNESCO World Heritage Marine Site Managers conference in the Galapagos Islands. The conference brought together managers of the most special marine …

    www.livingoceansfoundation.org/charting-a-sustainable-future-for-unesco-world-heritage-marine-sites/

  6. Global Reef Expedition Final Reports

    For the past eight years, the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation conducted a large-scale scientific research mission called the Global Reef Expedition (GRE). The primary goals of the GRE are to map and characterize coral reef ecosystems, identify their …

    www.livingoceansfoundation.org/global-reef-expedition/global-reef-expedition-final-reports/

  7. New Study on Great Barrier Reef Published

    By Alison Barrat Recently, there has been a welcome upsurge in the number of marine parks around the world. But, along with their creation comes the question, how well do they function? Scientists have been working to answer this through …

    www.livingoceansfoundation.org/new-study-on-great-barrier-reef/

  8. Local management rescues reefs

    Stacy Jupiter wrote this article for us when we researched in Fiji in 2013. Now with our results in – hand her words still seem apt. Threats to marine resources Across the world, coral reefs and fisheries are in crisis. …

    www.livingoceansfoundation.org/local-management-rescues-reefs/

  9. Using Science For Conservation in Fiji

    Scientists from the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation (KSLOF) surveyed coral reefs in Fiji in 2013. As part of the Foundation’s ambitious Global Reef Expedition the scientists gathered the most detailed data on these reefs ever collected. Now, with the …

    www.livingoceansfoundation.org/using-science-for-conservation-in-fiji/

  10. New Way to See Bahamas Underwater

    The Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation has produced a new digital flipbook of their Bahamas Atlas. The flip book, Atlas of Shallow Marine Habitats of Cay Sal Bank, Great Inagua, Little Inagua and Hogsty Reef, Bahamas, combines advanced satellite …

    www.livingoceansfoundation.org/new-way-see-bahamas-underwater/