Reefs and islands of the Chagos Archipelago, Indian Ocean: why it is the world’s largest no-take marine protected area

  • Sheppard, C.R.C., Ateweberhan, M., Schleyer, M.H. et al

The Chagos Archipelago was designated a no-take marine protected area (MPA) in 2010; it covers… Read more >>

A characterization of the paddle-ski fishery in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

  • Mann, B.Q., Pradervand, P., Maggs, J.Q. & Winter, S

The KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) paddle-ski fishery in South Africa consists mainly of light-weight fishing kayaks operated… Read more >>

Lake St. Lucia, Africa’s largest estuarine lake in crisis: Combined effects of mouth closure, low levels and hypersalinity

  • Cyrus, D., Jerling, H., MacKay, C.F. & Vivier, L

The Lake St Lucia estuarine system is the most important nursery ground for juvenile marine… Read more >>

Fishing groupers towards extinction: a global assessment of threats and extinction risks in a billion dollar fishery

  • Sadovy de Mitcheson, Y., Craig, M. T., Bertoncini, A. A., Carpenter, K. E., Cheung, W. W. L., Choat, J. H., Cornish, A. S., Fenn

Groupers are a valuable fishery resource of reef ecosystems and are among those species most… Read more >>

High connectivity and lack of mtDNA differentiation among two previously recognized spiny lobster species in the southern Atlantic and Indian Oceans

  • Groeneveld, J.C., von der Heyden, S. & Matthee, C.A.

Adult spiny lobsters Jasus paulensis and J. tristani inhabit non-emergent seamounts and remote islands in… Read more >>