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08 June 2021 | dataset

An assessment of the impact of the earthquake and tsunami on fisheries-related livelihoods in Western Province

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The MFMR Mission is to provide effective services to facilitate sustainable management and development of our fisheries and aquatic
resources for the benefit of the nation.

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On 2 April 2007, a large earthquake and tsunami hit the western Solomon Islands causing varying degrees of damage and disruption to coastal communities. This assessment is focused on immediate damage to and needs of the coastal fisheries, including environment and infrastructure, though the opportunity was taken to assess more general damage and threats to the long term, sustainable recovery of coastal fisheries.

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Publisher Solomon Islands Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources
Modified 08 June 2021
Release Date 08 June 2021
Homepage URL https://www.fisheries.gov.sb/
Identifier 1cecf251-4983-4c81-b75a-8f3183f8e0df
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location Solomon Islands
Language English
License Public
[Open Data]
Author WorldFish Center and WWF-Solomon Islands Programme
Contact Name Solomon Islands Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources