Call for Nominations: 2019 Best Mangrove Award

Mangroves are highly productive forests adapted to survive in the harsh interface between land and sea and known to host a rich and complex array of associated species and to provide important goods and services, both locally and globally. Unfortunately, despite their many ecosystem services, mangroves have suffered dramatic declines in the past decades due…

Call for Nominations: Para el MAR 2019

This 2019, the Marine Protected Areas (MPA) Support Network (MSN) will hold the 7th Para El MAR: MPA Awards and Recognition, a biennial event that aims to showcase the country’s best performing MPAs and provide a venue for Philippine MPA champions to share experiences and learn from each other. The 7th Para el MAR will award…

MSN Launches 2019 Para el MAR

Through the Strengthening Marine Protected Areas To Conserve The Marine Key Biodiversity Areas In The Philippines – SMARTSeas PH Project, the Marine Protected Areas (MPA) Support Network (MSN) conducted regional MPA forums in Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao from February to March 2019, attended by a over 100 MPA managers and practitioners from national government agencies,…