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69th Annual conference of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
Monday , November 07, 2016 - Friday , November 11, 2016

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Location Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands

The 69th GCFI conference will focus on applying fishers’ knowledge and marine science to solve problems by bringing multiple users of ocean resources together to make informed and coordinated decisions about how to sustainably use these resources and fit this knowledge into Marine Protected Area management. The emphasis will be on the practical, interdisciplinary, and ecosystem-based approaches, to managing recreational fisheries and marine protected areas (MPAs). Addressing larval connectivity, fisheries management, conservation, whilst fostering improved marine resource management throughout the Wider Caribbean Region.