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Publications: Reef fish associations with sea urchins in an Atlantic
oceanic island

A paper published in Marine Biodiversity journal investigated the fishes
associated with the long-spined sea urchin Diadema antillarum in
Trindade Island, an oceanic island in southwestern Atlantic.


New project: ROCKY SHORE Subsides for the management plan
of marine protected area of Arraial do Cabo

The Reef Systems Ecology and Conservation Lab - LECAR has just earned a
grant from Fundo Brasileiro para Biodiversidade – FUNBIO to develop the
project: “ROCKY SHORE – Subsidies for the management plan of the
Arraial do Cabo Marine Extractive Reserve (ACMER).



Meetings – Long term monitoring on the Brazilian oceanic islands
At the first week of December of this year researchers, managers and the
Navy had gathered in a workshop in Rio Grande do Norte University (UFRN),
northeastern Brazilian coast, to discuss about research goals and the
long term monitoring program on the Brazilian oceanic islands - PELD.