Factors Driving Long Term Declines in Inland Fishery Yields in the Mekong Delta

published on 7 April 2021
The authors analyzed interview data from 1,020 fishers in the Mekong Delta in Vietnam in 2014 to identify trends in catch rates and the possible factors - Read More…

Authors

Vu, A.V., K.G. Hortle, D.N. Nguyen

Publication Date

7 April 2021

Publication Name

Water

Topics

capture fisheries; land use; Lower Mekong Basin; fish migration; flooding; habitat fragmentation; overfishing

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

Flooding is a key driver of the Tonle Sap dai fishery in Cambodia

published on 15 February 2021
Ngor et al. (2018) reported a decline since 2000 in the catch of larger species which tend to occupy higher trophic levels; compensatory increases in the - Read More…

Authors

Halls, A.S. and Hortle, K.G.

Publication Date

15 February 2021

Publication Name

Scientific Reports

Topics

Environmental impact, Freshwater ecology, Hydrology

The Impacts of Hydropower Dams in the Mekong River Basin: A Review

published on 22 January 2021
This paper explores the social and environmental impacts of several Mekong basin hydropower dams and groupings of dams and the geographies of their impacts. Specifically, - Read More…

Authors

Soukhaphon, A., I.G. Baird, and Z.S. Hogan

Publication Date

22 January 2021

Publication Name

Water

Topics

Mekong; hydropower; livelihoods; fisheries

A Meta-Analysis of Environmental Tradeoffs of Hydropower Dams in the Sekong, Sesan, and Srepok (3S) Rivers of the Lower Mekong Basin

published on 30 December 2020
The authors completed a meta-analysis of aquatic and riparian environmental losses from current, planned, and proposed hydropower dams in the 3S and LMB using 46 papers - Read More…

Authors

Null, S.E., A. Farshid, G. Goodrum, C.A. Gray, S. Lohani, C.N. Morrisett, L. Prudencio, and R. Sor

Publication Date

30 December 2020

Publication Name

Water

Topics

hydropower planning; fish; hydrologic alteration; biodiversity; 3S Basin; connectivity

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