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PERSONAL DATA

Gender female
Job title Researcher
Department Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Technology
Address
P.O.Box 60091 University of Dar es Salaam, Department of Aquatic Sciences and Technology
Dar es Salaam
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Tel +255 766 302961
Fax 255 22 2650244
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree BSc. (Chemistry & Marine biology) and MSc. (Aquatic Science) at UDSM; PhD Development studies Norwegian Univer
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Natural Resource Management
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Research Support Services , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Research Support Services
Research Activities I am an interdisciplinary researcher focusing on coastal ecosystems. I am interested in studying resilience of fisheries socio-ecological systems. How local communities and fisheries management systems are coping with changing environment. Also I am interested in research on how to integrate fishers traditional knowledge and conventional science for sustainable fisheries utilization.
Research Region 71
Skills/Expertise Social research methods; Statistical data analysis using SPSS, MINITAB and Origin Pro; Writing project reports and paper for publications; SCUBA diving and underwater surveys; histological analysis; analysis of pollutants; Driving;
Comments PhD thesis "Linking ecological and social elements to sustain coral reef fisheries: A case of groupers [Epinephelidae] in Mafia Island, Tanzania "
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Lydia GASPARE)

Gaspare, L., Bryceson, I and Kulindwa, K. 2015. Complementarity of fishers' traditional ecological knowledge and conventional science: Contributions to the management of groupers (Epinephelinae) fisheries around Mafia Island, Tanzania. Ocean & Coastal Management, 114 (2015) 88-101
Gaspare, L., Bryceson, I. & Mgaya, Y. D. (2015). Temporal and spatial trends in size, biomass and abundance of groupers (Epinephelinae) in Mafia Island Marine Park: Fishers? perceptions and underwater visual census surveys. Fisheries Management and Ecology, 2015, 22, 337?348
Gaspare, L and Bryceson, I (2013) Reproductive Biology and Fishery-Related Characteristics of the Malabar Grouper (Epinephelus malabaricus) Caught in the Coastal Waters of Mafia Island, Tanzania. Journal of Marine Biology, Vol 2013 (2013),
Gaspare, L., Machiwa, J., Mdachi, S.J.M., Streck, G and Brack, W. 2009. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) contamination of surface sediments and oysters from the inter-tidal areas of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Environmental Pollution , Volume 157, Issue 1, Pages 24?34
Gaspare, L. 2007. Levels and distribution of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in interstitial water, surface sediments and oysters from the intertidal areas of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. MSc. thesis University of Dar es Salaam.
Gaspare, L. Linking ecological and social elements to sustain coral reef fisheries: A case of groupers [Epinephelidae] in Mafia Island, Tanzania. Ph.D Thesis. Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Noragric Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU) ├ůs, 2015


Created: 2005-08-02 Last Updated: 2016-06-16 by Lydia GASPARE