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Details of Dr. Georgina Bustamante   


Gender female
Job title Coordinator
Caribbean Marine Protected Area Management Network and Forum of UNEP-CEP SPAW Program
United States
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel 1 954-9633626
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Website http://campam.gcfi.org/campam.php
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Degree PhD
Job type Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Coordinates regional training courses, professional networks, small grant programs, a marine protected area database, conference sessions, and provides technical assistance and lecturing for UNEP Caribbean Environment Programme, IUCN, TNC and other international and national organizations.
Research Region 35
Working languages English, Spanish
Skills/Expertise Marine conservation scientist and educator, international program leader
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Georgina BUSTAMANTE)

Bustamante, G., P. Canals, G. Di Carlo, M. Gomei, M. Romani, H. Souan and A. Vanzella-Khouri. 2014. Marine protected areas management in the Caribbean and Mediterranean Seas: making them more than paper parks. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 24 (Supplement 2): 153-165. Wiley Online Library DLI:10.1002/aqc.2503 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/aqc.2503/epdf
Bustamante, G. and A. Vanzella-Khouri. 2010. Building capacity and networking among managers: essential elements for an effective large-scale, transboundary ecosystem-based management through effective MPA networks. In ?Towards Marine Ecosystem-based Management in the Wider Caribbean (L. Fanning, R. Mahon and P. McConney, eds.) Amsterdam University Press, 368pp. (http://www.worldcat.org/title/towards-marine-ecosystem-based-management-in-the-wider-caribbean/oclc/669124819 )
Toropova, C.; R. Kenchington, M. Vierros, G. Bustamante, R. Glazer, A. Vanzella-Khouri, C. Karibuhoye, L. Wenzel, K. Hibino, M. Kim Tan, M.; I. Meliane, K.M. Gjerde, and C. Lefebvre. 2010. Chapter 4. Meeting Global Goals at Regional Scales and in the High Seas. In C. Toropova, I. Meliane, D. Laffoley, E. Matthews and M. Spalding (eds.) Global Ocean Protection: Present Status and Future Possibilities. Brest, France: Agence des aires marines protégées, Gland, Switzerland, Washington, DC and New York, USA: IUCN WCPA, Cambridge, UK : UNEP-WCMC, Arlington, USA: TNC, Tokyo, Japan: UNU, New York, USA: WCS 96pp (http://data.iucn.org/dbtw-wpd/edocs/2010-053.pdf)
Bustamante, G. and C. Paris. 2008. Marine population connectivity and its potential use for the nomination of new World Heritage Sites in the Wider Caribbean. Marine Sanctuaries Conservation Series, NOAA. ONMS-08-07, pp 97-112. (Proceedings of a Special Symposium, November 9-11, 2006, 59th Annual Meeting of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, Belize City, Belize) (http://sanctuaries.noaa.gov/science/conservation/pdfs/carib.pdf )
Sullivan Sealey, K. and G. Bustamante. 1999. Setting geographic priorities for marine conservation in Latin America and the Caribbean. The Nature Conservancy, Arlington, Virginia, 125pp. http://pdf.usaid.gov/pdf_docs/PNACH523.pdf (previously at http://conserveonline.org/workspaces/MarCons_LAC)
Bustamante, G., Claro, R. and Shatunovsky, M.I. 1994. Ecofisiología In Ecología de los peces marinos de Cuba, (R. Claro, ed.), pp.403-434, Centro de Investigaciones de Quintana Roo, Quintana Roo (México).
Bustamante, G.; Sierra, L. & García-Arteaga, J.P. 1988. Ecofisiología del crecimiento, la alimentación, y el metabolismo lipídico de los juveniles (0+) de cibí carbonero (Caranx ruber) en la plataforma suroccidental de Cuba [Ecophisiology of growth, feeding and lipid metabolism of bar jack juveniles (0+) (Caranx ruber) in the SW Cuba]. Rep. Invest. Inst. Oceanol. Acad. Cienc. Cuba, 58:1-18.
Bustamante, G. 1988. Características de la variación ontogénica del metabolismo lipídico del cibí carbonero Caranx ruber (Bloch) (Pisces: Carangidae) en la plataforma suroccidental de Cuba [Ecophysiological characteristics of the ontogenetic variation of lipid metabolism of bar jack, Caranx ruber (Bloch) (Pisces: Carangidae) in SW Cuba]. Rep Invest. Inst. Oceanol. Acad. Cien. Cuba, 13:1-2.
Bustamante, G. 1987. Ecofisiología de la sardina de ley, Harengula humeralis (Cuvier, 1829) en aguas cubanas [Ecophysiology of red-ear sardine, Harengula humeralis (Cuvier, 1829) in Cuban waters]. Rep. Invest. Inst. Oceanol. Acad. Cienc. Cuba, 6:1-3.
Bustamante, G.; Claro, R. & Shatunovsky, M.I. 1985. Morfofizio¬logicheskie i biochimicheskie characteristiki [Morphophysio¬logical and biochemical characteristics] In Ekologiya rib shelfa Kubi [Ecology of Fish in the Cuban Shelf]. Ed. Nauka, Moskow, pp. 206-232.
Bustamante, G. 1983. Variación estacional de algunos índices morfofisiológicos y bioquímicos del jallao Haemulon album en la plataforma suroccidental de Cuba [Seasonal variation of various morphophysiological and biochemical indices of margate Haemulon album from the southwest shelf of Cuba]. Rep. Invest. Inst. Oceanol. Acad. Cienc. Cuba, 10:1-17.
Bustamante, G.; García-Jorge, J.E. & García-Arteaga, J.P. 1982. La pesca con chinchorro en el Golfo de Batabanó y algunos datos sobre las pesquerías en la plataforma cubana [The shallow-water seine fishery at the eastern part of the Gulf of Batabanó, and some data on Cuban platform fisheries]. Rep. Invest. Inst. Oceanol. Acad. Cienc. Cuba, 4:1-31.
Bustamante, G. and Enomoto, Y. 1981. Cultivo experimental de lisas, Mugil curema, M. liza y M. trichodon, en estanques [Experimental culture of mullets Mugil curema, M. liza and M. trichodon in artificial ponds] Inf. Cient.-téc Inst. Oceanol. Acad. Cienc. Cuba, 158:1-16.
García-Cagide, A. and Bustamante, G. 1981. Resultados preliminares sobre el desove inducido de lisas, Mugil curema Valenciennes, en Cuba [Preliminary results on induced spawning of mullet, Mugil curema, in Cuba]. Inf. Cient.-téc. Inst. Oceanol. Acad. Cienc. Cuba, 158:17-26.
Claro, R. and G. Bustamante. 1977. Edad y crecimiento del caballerote, Lutjanus griseus, en la plataforma suroccidental en Cuba [Age and growth of gray snapper Lutjanus griseus of SW Cuba] Inf. Cient.-téc Inst. Oceanol., Acad. Cienc. Cuba, 158:1-16.
Bustamante, G.; Shatunovsky, M.I. & García-Jorge, J.E. 1981. Variaciones estacionales de los indices morfofisiológicos y bioquímicos del civil, Caranx ruber, en la plataforma suroccidental de Cuba [Seasonal variation of morphophysiological and biochemical indices of bar jack, Caranx ruber, from the southwestern region of the Cuban shelf]. Cienc. Biol., 6:81-92 [Voproci Ichthyologyi, 21(6):1134-1140, in Russian].
Bustamante, G. 1989. Aspectos ecofisiológicos de la reproducción del cibí carbonero, Caranx ruber, en la región suroeste de Cuba [Ecophysiological aspects of the reproduction of bar jack, Caranx ruber, on the southwestern region of Cuba]. Tropical Ecology, 30(2):205-217
Chiappone, M.; K. Sullivan Sealey; G. Bustamante, J. Tschirky. 2001. A rapid assessment of coral community structure and diversity patterns at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Bull. Mar. Sci., 69(2):373-34
Bustamante, G., M. Gombos, H. Herman, K. Schmidt, and A. Vanzella-Khouri. 2010. Institutional Networks of Marine Protected Areas - Connecting people to protect places. Current, The Journal of Marine Education, 26(2): 12-19. http://www.mpa.gov/pdf/helpful-resources/education/current/current_jun_2010.pdf
McConney, P.; L Bunce and G. Bustamante. 2003. Human system connectivity: a need for MPA management effectiveness. Gulf and Caribbean Res., 14(2): 199-201.

Created: 2014-08-12 Last Updated: 2016-06-16 by Georgina BUSTAMANTE