Darwin Initiative

Research

Research at Las Perlas Archipelago is based on the following list of topics.

Research Manuscripts (Thesis and Peer-Review Journals)

The files are in PDF Format

2009

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2006

2005

    Benfield, S. 2005. Mapping coral reefs and associated sublittoral habitats: A comparison of optical remote sensors and image classifiers and a study of the community structure of reef-associated fish. Thesis (PhD). Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 260pp

    Campbell, I. 2005. The Role of local communities in the designation of a Marine Protected Area in Las Perlas Archipelago, Panama. Thesis (MSc). Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 98pp

    Guevara, J.M. 2005. Changes in Land Use and cover in Archipelago Las Perlas: A proprosal for a Protected Area. Thesis (MSc) Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 88pp

    Greaney, K. 2005. An assessment of heavy metal contamination in the marine sediments of Las Perlas Archipelago, Gulf of Panama. Thesis (MSc) Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 114pp

    Anderson, O. 2005. A qualitative and quantitative assessment of the small-scale Snapper fisheries of the Las Perlas Archipelago, Panama. Thesis (MSc) Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 122pp

2004

    Berman, J. 2004. Sponge diversity in coral frameworks and coral communities within the Las Perlas Archipelago, Panama. Thesis (MSc). Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 83pp

    Baxter, L. 2004. A study of the reef fish communities of Las Perlas Archipelago, Panama. Thesis (MSc). Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 114pp

    Gardelis, P. 2004. Educational material for Las Perlas Archipelago, Panama. Thesis (MSc). Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 59pp

    Medina, B. 2004. Assessment of Argopecten ventricosus population recovery after a collapse almost two decades ago. Thesis (MSc) Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 38pp.

2003

    McNiven, G. 2003. An assessment of the Pearl Islands Archipelago, Pacific. Thesis (MSc). Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 125pp