Research Projects

WIOFish Database

Small-scale fisheries of the western Indian Ocean (WIO) play an important role in assuring food security for coastal people and therefore directly contribute to poverty alleviation,

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South West Indian Ocean Fisheries Project (SWIOFP)

SWIOFP is a regional fisheries research project that focuses on shared offshore resources of nine countries: Comoros, France, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique,

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Thukela Bank Functioning

The Thukela Bank is a unique muddy, offshore habitat on the KwaZulu-Natal coast of South Africa, and harbours the only commercial shallow-water prawn fishery in the country

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Coastal Zone Research

The coastal and marine environment of KwaZulu-Natal represents one of the Province’s most valuable natural assets that underpins much of the economy of this region and can

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Kwazulu-Natal Boat Launch Site Monitoring System

Access to coastal and marine resources of KZN is traditionally facilitated by the use of off-road vehicles and small vessels, both of which can have a negative impact on the

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