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Wednesday, 15 February 2012 14:46

2,6 dec cek air increase in souther madagascar

2.6 - the number in °C of maximum predicted increase in air temperature in the southern part of Madagascar for the period 2046-2065 (Tadross et al, 2008)
 
Wednesday, 15 February 2012 14:44

top 5 vulnerability climate change

5 (top) - Rank of Madagascar in terms of climate change vulnerability when compared to 193 countries (Maplecroft.com)

 
Wednesday, 15 February 2012 14:44

12 no of droughts 1980 - 2001

12 - Number of drought events in southwest Madagascar from 1980-2001 (Busby et al. 2010); erratic rainfall patterns due to climate change in this region are predicted to increase both frequency and severity of droughts.
 
Wednesday, 15 February 2012 14:42

80% canopy loss rainforest

80 - % of rainforest canopy lost during Madagascar's worst cyclone in history (Wright 1999); climate change is predicted to increase the frequency and severity of these extreme weather events.
 
Wednesday, 15 February 2012 14:40

80 - 90% coral mortality bleaching 1998

80 - 90 - % of coral mortality in some parts of Madagascar following a severe bleaching event in 1998 (McClanahan and Obura 1998); bleaching events due to increased sea temperatures will likely increase due to climate change

 
Wednesday, 15 February 2012 14:26

Results

Results:
7 - cases fined

8 - local beach seiners who gave up their nets

21 - cases discussed and then warned

28 - cases of dina infraction reported

Wednesday, 15 February 2012 14:19

material and activity used to spread message

Materials and Activity facts:
3 - no of festivals put on BV, with over 5000 attendees 

18 - Community theatre productions, and attended by 3000+ people

25 - MPA information boards erected

162 - pirogue sails painted and reaching more than 500km of the SW coast

600 - posters spead in 25 villages

900 - no of tshirts distributed 

Wednesday, 15 February 2012 14:16

Vezo Aho and dina enforcement

Vezo Aho Campaign facts: 

1st conservation campaign using social marketing techniques in Madagascar 2009 - 10

25 Villages targeted 

7500 people reached by the campaign 

Wednesday, 15 February 2012 19:42

195 total students sponsored

195 - total no of students sponsored in 2011
Wednesday, 15 February 2012 12:55

3 national fisheries conferences

3 - no of national fisheries conferences organised