Improving Marine Protected Areas on the Andaman Coast of Thailand under a Climate Change Regime (IMPAACT)

DATE OF ENTRY

10 August 2011

PROJECT STATUS

On-Going

 This is a Thai-Canadian project focusing on marine conservation, climate change, and community adaptation on the Andaman Coast of Thailand. The goal of Project IMPAACT is to provide further understanding of likely climate-change induced changes in coastal ecosystems and communities and suggest interventions that can increase the resilience of ecosystem conservation and the adaptive capacity of livelihood dependent communities in the future. IMPAACT is a project of the Marine Protected Areas Research Group at the University of Victoria, Canada. Contact: Phil Dearden, Principal Investigator, pdearden@office.geog.uvic.caNathan Bennett, Lead Researcher, njbennet@uvic.caPetch Manopawitr, Lead Researcher, petch@uvic.ca

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