Acoustic Telemetry Monitors Movements of Wild Adult Catfishes in the Mekong River, Thailand and Laos

published on 27 February 2021
In this pilot study, acoustic telemetry was used to monitor movements of wild catfishes in a 94.6 rkm reach of Mekong River, where it functions - Read More…

Authors

Naughton, G.P., Z.S. Hogan, T. Campbell, P.J. Graf, C. Farwell, and N. Sukumasavin

Publication Date

27 February 2021

Publication Name

Water

Topics

conservation; telemetry; movement; migration; migratory fish; habitat; hydropower; tropical; transboundary; Southeast Asia

An evaluation of the effectiveness of protected areas in Thailand

published on 25 February 2021
Using gap analyses, the authors evaluated the extent and adequacy of coverage provided by protected areas for the preservation of unique ecoregions, to threatened amphibian, bird, and - Read More…

Authors

Singh, M., C. Griaud, and C.M. Collins

Publication Date

25 February 2021

Publication Name

Ecological Indicators

Topics

Biodiversity hotspots, Ecoregions, Elevation, National parks, Protected areas, Wildlife sanctuaries, Thailand, Gap analysis, IUCN categories

The evolution of the blue-green revolution of rice-fish cultivation for sustainable food production

published on 22 February 2021
A blue-green revolution of integrated rice-fish cultivation offers a solution to the issues of environmental sustainability, food productivity, and socioeconomic benefits. Combining the blue revolution - Read More…

Authors

Ahmed, N. and G.M. Turchini

Publication Date

22 February 2021

Publication Name

Sustainability Science

Topics

Rice, Fish Integration, Environmental sustainability, Food productivity

Human Impacts on global freshwater fish biodiversity

published on 19 Feb 2021
A new index, Cumulative Change in Biodiversity Facets, revealed marked changes in biodiversity in >50% of the world’s rivers covering >40% of the world’s continental - Read More…

Authors

Su G., M. Logez, J. Xu, S. Tao, S. Villeger, and S. Brosse

Publication Date

19 Feb 2021

Publication Name

Science

Topics

Cumulative Change in Biodiversity, Freshwater, Fish morphology

Identifying Indicators to Evaluate Community-Managed Freshwater Protected Areas in the Lower Mekong Basin: A Review of Marine and Freshwater Examples

published on 16 December 2020
This review summarizes published literature on the evaluation of marine and freshwater protected areas to provide guidance on the evaluation of community-managed FPAs in the - Read More…

Authors

Loury, E.K. and S.M. Ainsley

Publication Date

16 December 2020

Publication Name

Water

Topics

aquatic protected areas; community management; fish conservation; freshwater conservation; inland fisheries; monitoring and evaluation

Fish Community Responses to Human-Induced Stresses in the Lower Mekong Basin

published on 15 December 2020
This study aimed to characterize patterns of the fish communities and identify the ecological status of each fish community using daily catch data from 2007 to - Read More…

Authors

Nuon, V., S. Lek, P.B. Ngor, N. So, and G. Grenouillet

Publication Date

15 December 2020

Publication Name

Water

Topics

self-organizing map; species diversity; indicator species; fish community structure; rarefaction curve; ABC curve; fish community health

Supporting Stakeholders to Anticipate and Respond to Risks in a Mekong River Water-Energy-Food Nexus

published on December 2020
This paper shares the authors' experience implementing a participatory system dynamics modeling analysis in the Mekong river basin, a paradigmatic example for international nexus research. Their transdisciplinary research - Read More…

Authors

Gallagher, L., B. Kopainsky, A. M. Bassi, A. Betancourt, C. Bun, P. Chan, S. Costanzo, S. St. George Freeman, C. Horm, S. Khim, M. Neang, N. Rin, K. Sereyrotha, K. Sok, C. Sovann, M. Thieme, K. Watkins, C. A. Wyborn, and C. Bréthaut

Publication Date

December 2020

Publication Name

Ecology and Society

Topics

Cambodia; Mekong; participatory research; resilience; risk; scenario analysis; system dynamics modeling; water-energy-food nexus

A Network of Grassroots Reserves Protects Tropical River Fish Diversity

published on 25 November 2020
‘No-take’ marine reserves have become a cornerstone of marine ecosystem-based fisheries management, and their benefits for adjacent fisheries are maximized when reserve design fosters synergies - Read More…

Authors

Koning, A.A., K.M. Perales, E. Fluet-Chouinard, and P.B. McIntyre

Publication Date

25 November 2020

Publication Name

Nature

Topics

aquatic protected areas; community management; fish conservation; freshwater conservation; inland fisheries; monitoring and evaluation

Temporal Dynamics of Fish Assemblages as a Reflection of Policy Shift from Fishing Concession to Co-Management in One of the World’s Largest Tropical Flood Pulse Fisheries

published on 23 October 2020
This paper investigated the temporal changes in fish catch weight and fish assemblage structure for the period 1995–2000 before fishing lot abolishment (BLA) and for the - Read More…

Authors

Chan, B., P.B. Ngor, Z.S. Hogan, N. So, S. Brosse, and S. Lek.

Publication Date

23 October 2020

Publication Name

Water

Topics

fishing lot abolishment, private property regime, fisheries policy reform, overfishing, indiscriminate fishing, community fisheries, co-management, common property regime, Tonle Sap Lake