Fan Meng

Title
Research Scientist
Institution
Oceanic and Fisheries Administration
Address
Oceanic and Fisheries Administration, Guangdong Province
10 Nancun Road Room 627
City, State, Zip
Haizhu District, Guangzhou Guangdong 510222
Country
China
E-mail
bhq2005[at]vip.163.com
Award Year
2008

Research

Fan Meng is deputy director general of the Oceanic and Fisheries Administration in Guangdong Province, China. His Pew fellowship focused on development of a marine protected area network covering the coastal areas of that province. The project was developed through scientific surveys and resource investigations, with the goal of designing five to seven new marine protected areas each year from 2008 to 2010. Meng is secretary general of the Guangdong Sea and Rivers Conservation Association as well as deputy director general of the Guangdong Forestry Administration. Prior to holding these positions, he served for years in several leadership roles with various government environmental agencies in China.