Arnavon Marine Conservation Area

Location:Isabel and Choiseul Provinces, Solomon Islands
Subject:Conservation; turtles; marine resources
Length:30 minutes
Format:1/2-inch VHS
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Series:Community Conservation in Action
Producer:Tradewinds Communications; South Pacific Biodiversity Conservation Programme (SPREP)
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Description:Three villages from different islands have used the marine resources of the remote and uninhabited Arnavon Islands for centuries. Overharvesting of sea turles have had a severe impact on the South Pacific’s most important hawksbill turtle breeding area. Villagers have agreed to protect the resources of the islands and there are village conservation officers on the main island of Kerehikapa.
Record No:2760
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