The Nature Conservancy developed satellite-derived maps for biological cover for Antigua & Barbuda, Dominica, and St. Lucia. Benthic habitat maps were completed for all areas out to 30 meters. It is anticipated that the resulting GIS products will be used to inform MSP initiatives.
- Science/technical expertise
The Nature Conservancy led this effort.
Lead Institution: The Nature Conservancy
Other Partners: : German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (Funder)
Completed in 2016
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Summary report of satellite mapping of benthic habitats and bathymetry for Antigua, Dominica & St. Lucia, Caribbean
Photo credit: © Tim Calver