Conservation of a Coral Reef Complex Threatened by the Impact of Tourisms and Climate Changes on the Northeastern Brazil
This project aims to perform conservation actions regards to a coastal reef ecosystem in Northeastern Brazil an area of great importance to marine biodiversity. The project specifically goal to:
1) Empower community members to act as field agents conducting surveillance of the reef area;
2) Oversee and monitor the area to avoid impacts caused by tourism;
3) Disseminate environmental education material for conservation projects among them "Conduta consciente em ecossistemas recifais" e "Projeto Conservação Recifal";
4) Display monthly underwater visual census analyzing fish and corals to follow the possible changes in community structure related to climate change (e.g. coral bleaching).
For further information contact:
Website: http://www.pereiraphc.com/ or http://www.conservacaorecifal.com/