SOPAC Compendium Project
SOPAC Compendium Project
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Digital collection of the entire body of knowledge of CCOP/SOPAC from 1972 to 2010

Baseline studies of inshore areas in Vanuatu for coastal development programmes.

To carry out assessment programmes and environmental baseline studies of Havannah Harbour, Vila Harbour and Erakor Lagoon in order to develop a long range management strategy for its development - site visit and discussions were held in Port Vila with various government officers. The areas of Havannah Harbour and Erakor lagoon are deemed to be a primary natural resource to be exploited wisely for the benefit of Vanuatu and so appropriate studies on its environmental impact, long-term ecological viability was necessary in otder to develop long terms management strategies for its development.

Project OutputA strategic Planning Concept Paper was produced outlining a resource assessment programme and an environmental baseline study of the Havannah Harbour area - paper presented ast Technical Report 15
Countries


Vanuatu

Project Year1981Proposed Year1981
Primary CategoryCoastal Processes (CP)Secondary Category
Activity TypeActivity/TaskSession12/07/VU
Start Date1981End Date1981
ScopeNational

Documents and Reports (1)
TitleAuthor
Strategic planning concept paper for a resource assessment programme and an environmental baseline study of the Havannah Harbour area, Efate, Vanuatu. CCOP/SOPAC Technical Secretariat Open