Caribbean Ocean Conservation

Our fact sheets in English and Spanish are easy-to-understand guides to many of the major fish issues in the Caribbean.  For more in-depth details, view our letters to policy makers, testimony and other reports. 

Research & Analysis

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  • The Bottom Line

    Lee Crockett's “Overfishing 101” blog provided an authoritative primer on federal fisheries policy. It also spotlighted historic milestones and celebrated success stories. His new series, “The Bottom Line,” will continue to explore fisheries management issues, while taking on other related subjects to provide a more in-depth look at the issues facing our ocean fish. With this blog, we hope... Read More

  • Caribbean Treasures

    The waters off Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands are a tropical paradise teeming with life. Although Caribbean leaders have made progress toward ending and preventing overfishing, it is critical to do more. Read More

  • Managing Parrotfish Fisheries in the Caribbean

    A March 2014 study in the journal Fish and Fisheries describes a new approach to ecosystem-based fisheries management of coral reefs in the Caribbean Sea. The study, written by Peter J. Mumby, Ph.D. Pew marine fellow and professor at the University of Queensland in Australia, focuses on parrotfish, the target of an important fishery.  Read More

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Debbie Salamone

Officer, Communications