- Project Dates: May 2012 - June 2014
- Project Leader: Dr Clare Fitzsimmons (PI), Dr Johanna Forster, Dr Steven Newman, Professor Selina Stead, Professor Nick Polunin
- Sponsors: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)
- Partners: Turks and Caicos Islands, Cayman Islands and Anguilla governments, JNCC
This project aims to identify threats to biodiversity and policy responses to the need for biodiversity management plans in three UK overseas territories in the Caribbean. Social, governance and ecological components in this project will involve surveys of communities, key decision makers and coral reefs in Turks and Caicos Islands, Cayman Islands and Anguilla. Methodologies are similar to those employed in the FORCE project.