Myanmar's Marine Life

Latest update March 18, 2019 Started on September 1, 2018

Myanmar is starting the challenging work of establishing a network of marine protected areas. However, there is still a lot to learn about the marine life along its coasts. A first important step is to document key species and identify critical habitats so we can put in place effective protections. We are conducting habitat surveys along Myanmar’s coastline in key biodiversity areas. In some places, these will be the first ever detailed surveys of marine life. What will we find?

September 1, 2018
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