Assessing the impact of destructive fishing methods and practices on coastal fisheries and community livelihoods, and to provide recommendations on possible courses of action. The study analysed economic and social impacts by evaluating the...
User since 03/19/2019
- An economic assessment of destructive fishing methods in Kiribati
This paper describes the work undertaken by Safety and Ecology Corporation Ltd (SEC) on Kiritimati Island, formerly known as Christmas Island. The discussion gives an overview of the type of remediation performed to remove the remains of the...
- Remediation of Kiritimati Island and the Challenges of Hazardous Waste Disposal
An island for gardens, an island for birds and voyaging: A settlement pattern for Kiritimati and Tabuaeran
Throughout this paper, the authors have taken a regional approach, pioneered by Weisler (1996), that allowed them to understand the contrasting settlement patterns on two adjacent “mystery islands”. In their view, wet Tabuaeran was the primary...
This paper is a compilation and analysis of all vascular plants that have been reported on Kiritimati (Christmas) Atoll in the Northern Line Islands of the Republic of Kiribati. It is based on field inventories conducted by the authors on six...
Two soils investigations were investigated in the 1960s, but no additional information on the soil resource of the island has been produced since that time. In this study, 15 soil types were described and analyzed. Where possible, comparison has...
These guidelines provide a framework for bird species monitoring and invasive species surveillance at Kiritimati.
- Guideline for Monitoring Birds and Invasive Species at Kiritimati Island