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    • Heavy metal contamination in surface water and sediment of the Meghna River, Bangladesh 

      Bhuyan, M.S.; Bakar, M.A.; Akhtar, A.; Hossain, M.B.; Ali, M.M.; Islam, M.S. (2017)
      Type: Journal Article
      The present study was designed to evaluate the temporal variation of ten metals (Al, Cd, Co, Cr, Cu, Fe, Mn, Ni, Pb, Zn) in the surface water and sediments of the Meghna River, Bangladesh during rainy, winter and pre-monsoon ...
    • Heterogeneous individual growth of Macrobrachium rosenbergii male morphotypes 

      Ranjeet, K.; Kurup, B.M. (2002)
      Type: Journal Article
      In a single cohort of small freshwater prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii, the size range of females in the population is rather small. However, among the males, three major morphotypes are found and each has a distinct size ...
    • HIV and AIDS vulnerability in fishing communities in Mangochi district, Malawi 

      Nagoli, J.; Holvoet, K.; Remme, M.; Joseph Nagoli: 0000-0002-8919-1397 (2010)
      Type: Journal Article
      The fisheries sector contributes significantly to Malawi's national economy and to the livelihoods of the poor as certain activities in the sector have relatively low barriers to entry. Various studies have shown that the ...
    • HIV/AIDS in the fisheries sector in Africa 

      Gordon, A. (2005)
      Type: Brief
      This policy brief provides information on the scale of HIV/AIDS in the fisheries sector in Africa, the reasons why prevalence is so high and how this affects fishing communities. Access to health services and antiretroviral ...
    • How do hunter-gatherers learn? The transmission of indigenous knowledge among the Agta of the Philippines 

      Hagen, R.; van der Ploeg, J.; Minter, T. (2017)
      Type: Journal Article
      The Agta of the Philippines depend on extensive knowledge of their natural environment for their livelihoods. However, little is known about the transmission of this indigenous ecological knowledge. This paper examines the ...
    • How MEL supports the data management cycle. 

      Holmes, H.; Stacey, S.; Muliro, J.; Rossignoli, C.; Bonaiuti, E.; Proietti, C.; Cullhaj, M.; Jani, S.; Graziano, V.; Jacqueline Muliro: 0000-0002-2789-1558; Cristiano Rossignoli: 0000-0001-8220-7360; Enrico Bonaiuti: 0000-0002-4010-4141; Claudio Proietti: 0000-0002-3969-288X; Megi Cullhaj: 0000-0001-9042-3389; Sara Jani: 0000-0003-2554-5026; Valerio Graziano: 0000-0002-2025-3449 (2019)
      Type: Video
      The video shows how MEL supports a proper implementation of the data management cycle.
    • How much of the Mekong fish catch is at risk from mainstream dam development? 

      Barlow, C.; Baran, E.; Halls, A.S.; Kshatriya, M. (2008)
      Type: Journal Article
      In the absence of reliable data on the species composition of the catch in the Lower Mekong Basin, the authors look at three approaches to estimate the size of the region’s migratory fish resources.The article, based on ...
    • How scientific evidence can build cross-sector bridges for a better blue economy: Five questions with Dr. Gareth Johnstone, WorldFish DG 

      Bevitt, K. (2019)
      Type: Blog
      The oceans’ resources are critical to life on earth, ranging from providing fish to enabling sea transport, and from mitigating climate change to tourism. These economic sectors and related policies together determine ...
    • How to achieve high fish yields in tropical lakes and reservoirs 

      Fernando, C.H.; Holcik, J. (1988)
      Type: Journal Article
      Fish yields in tropical lakes and reservoirs vary greatly; the importance of fish composition as a factor affecting productivity is discussed, examining the fish composition in tropical standing waters worldwide. Raising fish ...
    • How to conduct an integrated wetland assessment 

      Springate-Baginski, O.; Allison, E.; Emerton, L.; Darwall, W.; Allen, D. (2009)
      Type: Book Chapter
      This chapter provides a 'how to' guide for practically applying the integrated approach to a wetland assessment. It separates the assessment activities into three stages (preparation; field assessment and analysis; ...
    • Human-crocodile conflict in Solomon Islands 

      Van der Ploeg, J.; Ratu, F.; Viravira, J.; Brien, M.; Wood, C.; Zama, M.; Gomese, C.; Hurutarau, J. (2019)
      Type: Report
      The Solomon Islands National Biodiversity Strategic Action Plan 2016–2020 identifies the need to develop a management plan for saltwater crocodiles. However, there is a lack of reliable information on the population status ...
    • Hydro-biological models for water management in the Mekong River 

      Baran, E.; Coates, D. (2000)
      Type: Conference Proceedings
      Among users of the water resource are fishes and fishermen. Given the importance of fisheries in the Lower Mekong River Basin, water management schemes must take the fish resource into consideration. Therefore hydrological ...
    • ICLARM brochure 

      International Center for Living Aquatic Resources Management (1997)
      Type: Brochure
      This brochure outlines the area of research and program activities of ICLARM in 1997.
    • ICLARM policy on partnerships in research and related activities 

      International Center for Living Aquatic Resources Management (1996)
      Type: Brief
      The need for strong national research systems, better utilization of scarce resources, quicker gains from strategic research and matching of complementary skills of agencies, underscores the importance of ICLARM working ...
    • ICLARM software projects: back to the future 

      Gayanilo, F.C., Jr. (1993)
      Type: Journal Article
      The different computer softwares developed by the International Center for Living Aquatic Resources (ICLARM) and its functions and uses in fisheries science are presented.
    • ICLARM's Resource Development and Management Program: the Tropical Stock Assessment Research Project 

      Pauly, D. (1980)
      Type: Journal Article
      The project was conceived to identify and overcome the major constraints preventing the development of stock assessment techniques appropriate to tropical stocks. These constraints are listed and the project's programme of ...
    • ICLARM: a catalyst to accelerate applied research on aquatic resources 

      Shehadeh, Z.H. (1980)
      Type: Journal Article
      This article is based on an interview with Dr Shehadeh by Bernie Quimpo, editor and publisher of Farming Today. The interview appeared in the November 1979 issue of that journal.
    • ICOD: training and scholarships for integrated ocean development 

      Szpakowska, Z. (1986)
      Type: Journal Article
      The International Centre for Ocean Development (ICOD) was established as a crown corporation of Canada in February 1985, with a mandate to initiate, encourage and support cooperation between Canada and developing countries ...
    • Identification and effectiveness of self-help groups in Cambodia 

      Bullen, D.; Sokheang, H. (2015)
      Type: Report
      The CGIAR Research Program on Aquatic Agricultural Systems (AAS) seeks to reduce poverty and improve food security for the millions of small-scale fishers and farmers who depend on the world's floodplains, deltas and coasts. ...
    • Identification of nursery habitats for commercially valuable humphead wrasse (Cheilinus undulatus) and large groupers (Pisces: Serranidae) in Palau. 

      Tupper, M. (2007)
      Type: Journal Article
      Scientist traced the variation in preferred habitat through the lifestages of 3 important reef fishes and advised that conservation of reef fish habitat should be prioritized according to their value as essential ...