Saba Bank research expedition 2011 - Progress Report

I.J.M. van Beek, H.W.G. Meesters

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Abstract

The Saba Bank is a large submerged carbonate platform of approximately 2,200 km2 in the Caribbean Sea which lies partially within the Exclusive Economic Zone of the Netherlands and partially within the territorial waters of Saba and St. Eustatius. The Saba Bank research program aims to obtain information on the biodiversity, key ecological processes and carrying capacity for commercial fisheries to facilitate sustainable management of the area.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationDen Helder
PublisherIMARES
Number of pages46
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Publication series

NameRapport / IMARES Wageningen UR
PublisherIMARES
No.C018/13

Keywords

  • biodiversity
  • corals
  • marine areas
  • caribbean
  • fisheries

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    van Beek, I. J. M., & Meesters, H. W. G. (2013). Saba Bank research expedition 2011 - Progress Report. (Rapport / IMARES Wageningen UR; No. C018/13). IMARES. https://edepot.wur.nl/258198