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Consultants in Sustainable Fisheries & Aquaculture

Fisheries Management Project

Project Location: Tristan da Cunha
Project Date: 1996-1999
Project Funding: Department of International Development UK and Government of Tristan da Cunha
Project Summary: MEP provided a fisheries officer to this remote island community to improve the management of commercial fisheries.


MEP provided a fisheries officer to this remote island community, to improve the management of commercial fisheries in the Tristan da Cunha Group, particularly spiny rock lobsters, to conserve the resource base, secure optimum economic benefits and establish the acquisition and operation of a patrol boat.