Empowering Youth Through Coral Conservation
As a recent recipient of an EDGE fellowship from the Zoological Society of London I am excited to be leading my own research project. The proposed project “Empowering Youth through Coral Conservation: Determining the status and threats to rare stony corals in the bahamas aims to establish baseline data on status and drivers of distribution of Dendrogya cylindrus and other IUCN Red Listed Coral species for feeding into management plans and policy throughout The Bahamas and Caribbean. The five main objectives are to
The project focuses on four main Islands throughout The Bahamas Andros, Cat Island, Exuma and New Providence
Visit the Zoological Society of London EDGE website to learn more about EDGE species and to read some of my fieldwork blogs .