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conflict and fisheries
Mar 24, 2017

Conflict, Aid, And Refugees Workshop Explores Importance of Fisheries

A workshop hosted by the University of Arizona explored how foreign and development aid can be used to reduce conflict associated with refugee resettlement, particularly when... Read more

Coast of Alaska
Mar 01, 2017

How Can We Predict When Fish Stocks Are About To Collapse?

Fish stocks can collapse suddenly and without warning, placing significant economic stress on the fishers who depend on that stock. To improve management of fisheries, scientists look for hints... Read more

Feb 28, 2017

NEW INTELLIGENCE CHECKLIST WILL AID FIGHT AGAINST ILLEGAL FISHING IN WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN

During February 27-28, senior officers from the navies and coast guards of nine countries came together in the Seychelles to discuss standard operating procedures for the collection of... Read more

School of Jack Fish
Feb 15, 2017

Statistical Models Face Pitfalls When Forecasting Fish Populations

<p>Effective fisheries governance depends on forecasts of the size of fish populations under different management options. For this, statistical models of fish populations are used.</p... Read more

Secure Fisheries Trawler
Feb 05, 2017

Secure Fisheries Hosts Experts Meeting to Benefit Fisheries In The Indian Ocean

“Sustainable fishing practices are key to global food and economic security,” says Robert Mazurek, director of OEF’s Secure Fisheries program.

Jan 19, 2017

SECURE FISHERIES COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT HIGHLIGHTS WAYS TO IMPROVE LIVELIHOODS IN FISHING VILLAGE OUTSIDE BUENAVENTURA

Secure Fisheries and PASO Colombia, both programs of One Earth Future, traveled to Punta Bonita to explore community perspectives on ways to improve sustainability and incomes from fisheries. We... Read more

Secure Fisheries discusses sustainable oceans
Jan 12, 2017

DEVELOPING PARTNERSHIPS TO ACHIEVE UN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOAL 14: LIFE BELOW WATER.

On February 13th, Secure Fisheries facilitated Innovation in Partnerships: SDG14 Life Below Water, an... Read more

Dec 03, 2016

Secure Fisheries’ Paige Roberts Published in Transactions of the American Fisheries Society

Secure Fisheries’ Paige Roberts was an author on a recent paper titled “Assessment of River Herring Spawning Runs in a... Read more

Nov 24, 2016

Secure Fisheries' Director: Sustainable Fisheries at Forefront of Maritime Security Efforts

In November Secure Fisheries’ Director Robert Mazurek participated in a lively hour-long panel discussion at the Middlebury Institute for International Studies at Monterey. 

Nov 01, 2016

Lake Victoria Science Coalition Prepares for Upcoming Ecological Research

Sarah Glaser, who is leading Secure Fisheries’ research in Lake Victoria, gathered with colleagues in Kisumu, Kenya to plan a series of scientific surveys in the lake. Scientists from the Kenya... Read more

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