A new issue of the Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science is out!

The Editorial Board of the Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) is pleased to announce the publication of WIOJMS Volume 20, Issue 2 (2021). The issue contains the following articles:

  • Assessment of reef fish and benthic cover of the North and South Dar es Salaam Marine Reserves system before the 2016 El Niño. Pagu Julius, Magnus Ngoile, Benaiah Benno, Milali Machumu, Nsajigwa Mbije.
  • Carbon dynamics and sequestration by urban mangrove forests of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Grace J. Maseta, Simon Mwansasu, Marco A. Njana
  • Composition and structure of the mangrove fish and crustacean communities of Vanga Bay, Kenya. Caroline Wanjiru, Sonja Rueckert, Mark Huxham
  • Modelling spillover effects of a marine protected area in the Western Indian Ocean. Riad M. A. Sultan
  • Distribution of organochlorine pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls present in surface sediments of the Sabaki and Tana estuaries, Kenya.Veronica W. Wayayi, Eric O. Okuku, Boaz O. Ohowa.
  • Seagrass restoration trials in tropical seagrass meadows of Kenya. Jacqueline Uku, Lillian Daudi, Charles Muthama, Victor Alati, Alex Kimathi, Samuel Ndirangu
  • Improvement of live coral shipping conditions using an illuminated box. Gildas G. B. Todinanahary, Antoine Batigny, Thierry Lavitra, Philippe Grosjean
  • Morphometric study of humpback whale mother-calf pairs in the Sainte Marie channel, Madagascar, using a simple drone-based photogrammetric method. Maevatiana N. Ratsimbazafindranahaka, Emilienne Razafimahatratra, Robin Mathevet, Olivier Adam, Chloé Huetz, Isabelle Charrier, Anjara Saloma
  • Integrated approach to analyse benthic images from an autonomous underwater vehicle deployed at Pemba Island, Tanzania. Kennedy E. Osuka, Swaleh A. Aboud

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WIOJMS is a research publication of the Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA). It publishes original research papers or other relevant information on all aspects of marine science and coastal management as articles, reviews and short communications. Submit your papers online here.

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