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    • Effect of eco-physiological factors on biometric traits of green mussel Perna viridis cultured in the south-east coast of the Bay of Bengal, Bangladesh 

      Noor, A.R.; Shakil, A.; Hoque, N.F.; Rahman, M.M.; Akter, S.; Talukder, A.; Ahmad-Al-Nahid, S.; Abdul, W.M.; Nahiduzzaman, M.; Rahman, M.J.; Asaduzzaman, M.; Md Nahiduzzaman: 0000-0002-5152-992X (2021)
      Type: Journal Article
      Information on allometry, condition indices (CIs), and biometric traits (BTs) of marine bivalves are necessary for determining the growth pattern and the size at which harvest can be intensified to maximize production in ...
    • Enhanced Coastal Fisheries in Bangladesh II 

      Abdul, W.M.
      Type: Brief
      Enhanced Coastal Fisheries in Bangladesh II (ECOFISH II) is a 5-year project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Jointly implemented by WorldFish and the Department of Fisheries (DOF), ...
    • Fact Sheet of EcoFish Project: Enhanced Coastal Fisheries in Bangladesh Project 

      Abdul, W.M. (2019)
      Type: Poster
      Hilsa shad (Tenualosa ilisha) is the national fish of Bangladesh. It is the most popular fish within the countries of the Bay of Bengal region due to its taste, flavor and look. Moreover, it contains essential micronutrients ...
    • Fish Diversity in the Andharmanik River Sanctuary in Bangladesh 

      Mohammad Ali, M.; Ali, M.; Rahman, M.J.; Abdul, W.M.; Mohammad Jalilur Rahman: 0000-0003-4090-7339
      Type: Journal Article
      Loss of fish biodiversity, especially in the inland and coastal areas, is a major concern in sustainable fish production. Indiscriminate fish catch, climate change and many other anthropogenic activities synergistically ...
    • Fisheries co-management in hilsa shad sanctuaries of Bangladesh: Early experiences and implementation challenges 

      Islam, M.; Nahiduzzaman, M.M.; Abdul, W.M.; Nahiduzzaman Md: 0000-0002-5152-992X (2020)
      Type: Journal Article
      National fish hilsa was declining in Bangladesh. The government of Bangladesh took several measures like the establishment of sanctuaries, bans on catching of brood hilsa and its offspring jatka, and reduced the illegal ...
    • Hilsa fishery management in Bangladesh 

      Rahman, M.J.; Md, N.; Haque, A.M.; Abdul, W.M.; Cohen, P.J.; Mohammad Jalilur Rahman: 0000-0003-4090-7339; Nahiduzzaman Md: 0000-0002-5152-992X; A.B.M. Mahfuzul Haque: 0000-0002-5334-5630; Philippa Jane Cohen: 0000-0002-9987-1943 (2020)
      Type: Conference Paper
      Hilsa shad (Tenualosa ilisha), is a biologically, nutritionally, economically, socially and culturally important species in the Bay of Bengal and Persian Gulf regions, but Bangladesh enjoys the major share wherein it ...
    • Hilsa: Status of fishery and potential for aquaculture 

      Abdul, W.M.; Phillips, M.J.; Beveridge, M.; Michael John Phillips: 0000-0002-0282-0286
      Type: Book
      Hilsa: Status of Fishery and Potential for Aquaculture is a proceedings book, which is edited by an international team of experts and authored by 10 international expert teams working on different disciplines of the hilsa ...
    • Information about seed fund for hilsa fishers (Bangla vesion) 

      Abdul, W.M.; Rahman, M.J.; Hossain, M.; Mohammad Jalilur Rahman: 0000-0003-4090-7339 (2019)
      Type: Brief
      This brief provides information about the seed fund that USAID ECOFISH handed over to Director General, Department of Fisheries (DoF) to raise a total amount of Taka 3.5 crore (US$0.43 million) for the Hilsa Conservation ...
    • Marine Biodiversity, Ocean Based Economy and Fishermen Welfare 

      Asaduzzaman, M.; Abdul, W.M.
      Type: News Item/Press Item
      WorldFish Bangladesh and DoF jointly organized a virtual roundtable discussion with the Daily Prothom Alo the most widely circulated national daily newspaper on August 6, 2020 at 3PM. The topic of discussion was “Marine ...
    • Megafauna poster for World Wildlife day (Bangla version) 

      Abdul, W.M.; Hossain, M. (2019)
      Type: Poster
      WorldFish Bangladesh observed a daylong program on the occasion of World Wildlife Day 2019 through its USAID-funded ECOFISH project on March 3, 2019 at BFDC fish landing station, Cox’s Bazar. The theme for World Wildlife ...
    • Morpho-Genetic Divergence and Adaptation of Anadromous Hilsa shad (Tenualosa ilisha) Along Their Heterogenic Migratory Habitats 

      Asaduzzaman, M.; Abdul, W.M.; Rahman, M.J.; Mariom, A.; Md, N.; Roy, B.K.; Phillips, M.J.; Wong, L.L.; Mohammad Jalilur Rahman: 0000-0003-4090-7339; Nahiduzzaman Md: 0000-0002-5152-992X; Michael John Phillips: 0000-0002-0282-0286 (2020)
      Type: Journal Article
      Migration of an anadromous fish to heterogeneous environment continuously enforces a selective pressure that incorporates a wide range of life-history strategies by which individuals adapt to the prevailing conditions. ...
    • Mother hilsa conservation messages (Bangla version) 

      Abdul, W.M.; Rahman, M.J.; Hossain, M.; Mohammad Jalilur Rahman: 0000-0003-4090-7339 (2019)
      Type: Poster
      This poster is the part of the awareness program for mother hilsa conservation in the pick breeding period. It has described fishing pan period, specific areas of hilsa breedings, rules and regulation taken for illegal ...
    • Population genomics of an anadromous Hilsa Shad Tenualosa ilisha species across its diverse migratory habitats: Discrimination by fine-scale local adaptation 

      Asaduzzaman, M.; Abdul, W.M.; Igarashi, Y.; Md, N.; Rahman, M.J.; Phillips, M.J.; Huang, S.Q.; Asakawa, S.; Rahman, M.M.; Wong, L.L.; Nahiduzzaman Md: 0000-0002-5152-992X; Michael John Phillips: 0000-0002-0282-0286 (2020)
      Type: Journal Article
      The migration of anadromous fish in heterogenic environments unceasingly imposes a selective pressure that results in genetic variation for local adaptation. However, discrimination of anadromous fish populations by ...
    • Raising awareness to conserve ocean stressed 

      Asaduzzaman, M.; Abdul, W.M.
      Type: News Item/Press Item
      IUCN Bangladesh and WorldFish Bangladesh jointly organized the event marking the World Ocean day. Biodiversity conversations expert, activist, Scientist, teachers took part in the event. Dr. Abdul Wahab, Team Leader, ...
    • Reproductive biology and ecology of the green mussel Perna viridis: A multidisciplinary approach 

      Asaduzzaman, M.; Abdul, W.M.; Noor, A.R.; Rahman, M.M.; Akter, S.; Hoque, N.F.; Shakil, A. (2019)
      Type: Journal Article
      A multidisciplinary approach was applied to explore deeper knowledge about the reproductive biology and ecology of the green mussel (Perna viridis) by interlinking among ecological factors, ingested gut plankton, gonad ...
    • Scientific food systems help biodiversity, livelihoods 

      Abdul, W.M. (2021)
      Type: Blog
      Evidence-based collaborative approaches need to be applied to conservation as a million animal and plant species are being pushed to the brink of extinction and fish stocks fall globally. Scientific food systems help ...
    • Transformative changes sought for conservation of oceans, marine resources 

      Asaduzzaman, M.; Haque, A.M.; Abdul, W.M.; A.B.M. Mahfuzul Haque: 0000-0002-5334-5630 (2020)
      Type: News Item/Press Item
      Two International Day Celebrations were planned to build mass awareness who live adjacent to Marine Reserve area. Due to the pandemic situation no public gathering was possible. Therefore, IUCN in collaboration with WorldFish ...
    • Understanding social-ecological challenges of a small-scale hilsa (Tenualosa ilisha) fishery in Bangladesh 

      Mozumder, M.; Abdul, W.M.; Pyhälä, A.; Sarkki, S.; Schneider, P.; Islam, M.M. (2019)
      Type: Journal Article
      Small-scale fisheries (SSFs) have been playing a crucial role in meeting the basic needs of millions of people around the world. Despite this, the sustainability of global fisheries is a growing concern, and the factors ...
    • USAID Enhanced Coastal Fisheries in Bangladesh (ECOFISH II) Quarterly Report December 1, 2019 - March 31, 2020 

      Abdul, W.M.; Haque, A.M.; A.B.M. Mahfuzul Haque: 0000-0002-5334-5630
      Type: Donor Report
      ECOFISH II has been supporting host-fishing communities in the USAID Zone of Resilience (ZOR), Cox’s Bazar-Teknaf areas, coastal fishing communities in the Meghna River Ecosystem (MRE) and the Nijhum Dwip MPA to improve ...
    • USAID Enhanced Coastal Fisheries in Bangladesh II (ECOFISH II) Quarterly Report (July 1, 2020 –September 30, 2020) 

      Abdul, W.M.
      Type: Donor Report
      USAID’s ECOFISH II enhances community resilience through improving the savings, livelihoods and coping strategies of host fishing communities in the USAID Zone of Resilience (ZOR) and marginalized and extremely poor fisher ...