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DCNA (Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance)

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Kaya Finlandia #10a
Kralendijk, Bonaire,

October 2018

Public Presentation–Status of the Conch Population in Lac Bay

October 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm AST
DCNA (Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance), Kaya Finlandia #10a
Kralendijk, Bonaire,
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STINAPA will present a free, public lecture on the current status of Lac Bay's conch (karko in Papiamentu) population. As early as 1969, the conch on Bonaire were already overfished, and, in 1991, conch was officially protected on Bonaire. In order to create greater awareness on the status of the conch stock, the island kicked off the Conch Restoration Project as part of a series of ecological restoration projects. This presentation will highlight the successes and pitfalls, as well as what…

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