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Beach-seine fishery in Madagascar
On Monday, September 22, at 12:10, Laura Nordgren will present her master's thesis in Coastal and Marine Management, titled:áOpportunity costs of growth-overfishing: socioeconomic evaluation of the beach-seine fishery, Bay of Ranobe, Madagascar.áHer thesis advisors are Shane M. Abeare and Alexander Dobeson.áThe reader is Dr Sigr˙n MarÝa Kristinsdˇt......
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Coastal Management

Coastal and Marine Management is a demanding and ambitious master's program in environmental and resource management. The program is cross-disciplinary and prepares students for diverse positions in both the public and private sectors. It is offered in cooperation with the University of Akureyri, one of Iceland's state-run universities, which has specialized in fisheries science and related matters for many years.

 

Among the fields which the master's program in Coastal and Marine Management prepares students to work in are resource and land use planning, environmental impact assessment, consulting work, teaching and research. The program is internationally oriented and taught in English, and both students and instructors come from a diverse range of countries.

The master's program in Coastal and Marine Management brings together people of different backgrounds who share their experience, knowledge, and ideas in a small-scale, creative and fertile intellectual environment, with the goal of finding ways of using natural resources in a sustainable way. We welcome new faces to join our exciting group of natural resource management specialists.

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"It is a delight to be here, utterly unique. The best thing about it is that I have no idea how to describe it to anyone once I leave - it defies easy description! I will encourage all faculty and students I know to come here to study and conduct their research."
Marc L. Miller CMM Instructor, Professor, Marine Affairs University of Washington, Seattle, USA

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Bus in connection with conference between ═safj÷r­ur and Patreksfj..
About 60 participants have now registered for the conference on regional development, organised by the University Centre, the Westfjords’ Municipalities’ Association, V......
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