RRN supported travel and attendance for 5 managers from American Samoa to attend the Pacific US States and Territories Coral Restoration Workshop at the University of Guam Marine Lab.
Continue the conversations about wastewater management topics via the digital whiteboards
Used the Manager’s Guide to Coral Reef Restoration Planning and Design to start the process of drafting restoration action plans for implementation sites in four countries.
Participants applied what they learned to their own behavior change challenges for addressing wastewater management and pollution.
Self-paced version available in English, Bahasa Indonesia, French, and Spanish
Topics included sustainable funding, creating marketable experiences, and education.
Participants gained a core understanding of how to build resilience into management, and were introduced to developing a resilience strategy at the local scale.
Increasing Management Effectiveness through Collaborative Meetings and Strategic Communications Training – Bahamas, 2023
Participants learned facilitation skills for collaborative meetings and practiced running their own meetings. They also received an overview of RRN’s Strategic Communication for Conservation guide and learned tips for developing effective messages.
CNMI managers developed a communication strategy and outreach product to build understanding of the value of CNMI’s reefs and support for reef resilience boosting management actions.
New Guide for the Tourism Industry Explores How to Accelerate Coral Restoration in the Caribbean Webinar
Best practices and resources for restoration implementation for tourism operators
New language opportunities for three Reef Resilience Network online courses.
Reef Brigades Micronesia: Rapid Response & Restoration after Storms or Other Disturbance Events – Guam, 2022
Brigades (or teams) assess reef damage and carry out early in-water actions that support reef recovery.
Reef restoration capacity-building training in Key Largo, FL, in conjunction with the 2022 Reef Futures Symposium
RRN staff worked with reef managers in the U.S. Virgin Islands to develop outreach materials for local Senators
Newly updated resources, science, and guidance on common coral reef restoration techniques.
Confidently Navigate The Global Mangrove Watch Platform And Learn How To Utilize Its Data And Tools
Recently launched community-empowerment and environmental training program that helps address challenges to farming seaweed sustainably in Zanzibar
Confidently navigate the Global Mangrove Watch platform and learn how to utilize its data and tools in support of mangrove conservation and restoration efforts
Sustainable seaweed aquaculture, when farmed well, can relieve pressure on wild stock fishery resources and provides numerous ecological, social, political, and economic benefits.