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Dossier: Lac Bay

Over the years a lot of research projects have been going on in and around Lac Bay on Bonaire. Sea turtles, sea grass, birds and human impact are just a few of the areas the research has focused on. Below you will find an overview of scientific documents focusing on Lac Bay.

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Bird communities of contrasting semi-natural habitats of Lac Bay, Bonaire, during the fall migration season, 2011 (2013)

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Baseline surveys of Lac Bay benthic and fish communities, Bonaire (2012)

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Baseline survey of anthropogenic pressures for the Lac Bay ecosystem, Bonaire (2012)

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Extent and health of mangroves in Lac Bay Bonaire (2012)

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Recreational and land use survey for Lac Bay, Bonaire (2011)

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Eutrophication status of Lac, Bonaire, Dutch Caribbean. Including proposals for measures (2011)

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Lac Bonaire – Restoration Action Spear Points (2011)

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Assessment of Ramsar site Lac Bonaire (2010)

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Crustose, calcareous algae bloom overgrowing scleractinian corals, gorgonians, a hydrocoral, sponges and other algae in Lac Bay, Bonaire (2010)

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Results of survey Lac Bay, Bonaire for Queen Conch and seagrass characterization in 2007 (2008)


Dossier: Saba Bank

Cruise report seabird and cetacean survey Saba bank expedition (2012)

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Lobster trap detection at the Saba Bank (2012)

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A Proposal Towards a Dutch Caribbean Marine Mammal Sanctuary (2011)

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Marine microalgal diversity assessment of Saba Bank, Netherlands Antilles (2010)

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Biodiversity of the Saba Bank supports status of PSSA (2010)

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Saving Saba Bank: Policy implications of biodiversity studies (2010)

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Saba Bank; health status 2010. Cruise report (2010)

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Rapid assessment of stony coral richness and condition on Saba Bank, Netherlands Antilles (2010)

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Monitoring the Saba Bank fishery (2000)

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Towards sustainable management of the Saba Bank (1996)

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The Saba Bank – a large atoll in the northeastern Caribbean (1977)

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Geological reconnaissance survey of Saba Bank, Caribbean Sea (1975)