The first multi-year assessment of a small-scale Indian Ocean shark fishery. Community-based data collectors documented catches from 2007-2012 along hundreds of kilometres of Madagascar’s coastline.
Migration research featured in an article by Dr Charlie Gardner on the Ecologist online: Madagascar’s ‘sea nomads’ are the new ocean defenders.
Stunning photo story by Garth Cripps to accompany new research paper highlighting the soaring global demand for seafood driving a perilous sea migration in one of the world’s last nomadic seafaring cultures
Our mobile data collection coordinator Thierry Nohasiarivelo has written a blog for the Save Our Seas Foundation on returning to Madagascar to work with his native Vezo.
Future Oceans is a series of stories exploring disruptive innovations likely to affect marine conservation. In this article Hannah McNeish profiles Blue Ventures work with shark fishers in South West Madagascar.
Over-fishing threatens not only the survival of shark species, but also impoverished fishing communities in Madagascar, Hannah McNeish reports for Aljazeera.
New publication reviews current protection of marine megafauna in Madagascar, highlighting the current lack of legislation and enforcement to protect endangered sharks in Madagascar.