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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Professor Emeritus
Institution
Address
Centre for Resource Management and Environmental Studies, University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus
St Michael
West Indies
11000
Barbados
Regions Black Sea
Tel +1 246 417 4570
Fax +1 246 432 7415
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree Ph.D. University of Guelph, Canada,M.Sc. University of Guelph, Canada,B.Sc. University of the West Indies Jamaica
Job type Research , Natural Resource Management , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Policy, Law, Economics, Management , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Policy, Law, Economics, Management
Research Activities Institutional arrangements for regional ocean governance. Fisheries and marine environmental research and management of tropical resources and ecosystems. I have worked on a wide variety of species: reef fishes, large pelagics, flyingfishes, conch, shrimp, groundfish. I have done biological research, resource assessment and management policy and planning. More recently I have also worked on participatory resource management. My experience also includes project management.

Travel Spanish
Research Region Mainly Caribbean region and eastern Canada, but also limited experience in Malaw
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Robin MAHON)

Mahon, R., L. Fanning, and P. McConney. 2014. Assessing and facilitating emerging regional ocean governance arrangements in the Wider Caribbean Region. Ocean Yearbook 28: 631-671
Fanning, L., R. Mahon and P. McConney. 2013. Applying the large marine ecosystem (LME) governance framework in the Wider Caribbean Region. Marine Policy 42: 99-110.
Mahon, R. and P. McConney. 2013. A network perspective on governing interactions. Governability of fisheries and aquaculture: Theory and applications. Ed. M. Bavinck, R. Chuenpagdee, S. Jentoft, and J. Kooiman. Amsterdam: Springer, 2013. 301-314.
Fanning, L., R. Mahon and P. McConney. [Eds.]. 2011. Towards Marine Ecosystem-based Management in the Wider Caribbean. Amsterdam University Press, Amsterdam, 426 p.
Mahon, R., and P. McConney. 2011. The national fisheries department and small-scale fisheries management: ?fit for purpose?? pp 262-271. In: R. Chuenpagdee [Eds]. 2011. World small-scale fisheries: Contemporary visions. Eburon, Delft
Oxenford, H.A., R. Mahon and W. Hunte (eds). 2007. Biology and management of eastern Caribbean flyingfish. Centre for Resource Management and Environmental Studies, UWI, Barbados. 268 pp.
Fanning, L., R. Mahon, P. McConney, J. Angulo, F. Burrows, B. Chakalall, D. Gil, M. Haughton, S. Heileman, S. Martinez, L. Ostine, A. Oviedo, S. Parsons, T. Phillips, C. Santizo Arroya, B. Simmons, C. Toro. 2007. A large marine ecosystem governance framework. Marine Policy 31: 434?443.
Bavinck, M., R. Chuenpagdee, M. Diallo, P. van der Heijden, J. Kooiman, R. Mahon and S. Williams. 2005. Interactive Governance for Fisheries: A Guide to Better Practice. Centre for Maritime Research (MARE), Amsterdam, Eburon Academic Publishers, Delft. 72 pp.
Berkes, F., R. Mahon, P. McConney, R. Pollnac and R. Pomeroy. 2001. Managing small-scale fisheries: Alternative directions and methods. IDRC, Ottawa, Canada, 309 pp.
Khokiattiwong, S. R. Mahon & W. Hunte. [2000]. Seasonal abundance and reproduction of the fourwing flyingfish, Hirundichthys affinis, off Barbados. Env. Biol. Fish. 59:43-60.
Mahon, R., S. Almerigi, A. Attapatu, J. Cumberbatch, D. Leslie, P. A. McConney, and C. Parker. [1999]. Government Of Barbados, Barbados Coastal Conservation Programme (Phase 1) Demonstration Projects Final Report For: Community-Based Sea Urchin Management Coastal Zone Management Unit, Barbados, 102 pp.
Almerigi, S. R. Mahon, Y. Alleyne, K. Atherley, J. Cumberbatch, and S. Mahon. [1999]. Barbados Coastal Conservation Programme (Phase 1), Demonstration Projects. Participatory coastal zone management in Barbados. Coastal Zone Management Unit, 30 pp
Mahon, R., S. Almerigi, A. Attapatu, J. Cumberbatch, D. Leslie, P. A. McConney, and C. Parker. [1999]. Government Of Barbados, Barbados Coastal Conservation Programme (Phase 1) Demonstration Projects Final Report For: Community-Based Sea Urchin Management Coastal Zone Management Unit, Barbados, 102 pp.
Mahon, R. and H.A. Oxenford. [1999]. Precautionary assessment and management of dolphinfish in the Caribbean. Scientia Marina. 63 (3-4): 429-438.
Neilson, J. N., K. A. Aiken, and R. Mahon. [1999]. Potential yield estimates for reef and slope fisheries: a review of approaches and their limitations with special reference to the Caribbean. Proc. Gulf. Caribb. Fish. Instit. 46:360-376.
Aiken, K.A., G. A. Kong , S. Smikle, R. Mahon & R. Appledoorn. [1999]. The queen conch fishery on Pedro Bank Jamaica: Discovery, development, management. Ocean and Coastal Management. 42: 1069-1081.
McConney, P. and R. Mahon. [1998]. Introducing fisheries management planning to Barbados. Ocean and Coastal Management 39: 189-195.
Mahon, R., Brown, S. K, Zwanenburg, C.T.K., Atkinson, D.B., Buja, K. R., Claflin, L.., Howell, G.D., Monaco, M. E., O'Boyle, R. N., and Sinclair, M. [1998]. Assemblages and biogeography of demersal fishes of the east coast of North America. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 55: 1704-1738.
Chakalall, B., Mahon, R. , and McConney, P. [1998]. Current issues in fisheries governance in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). Marine Policy, 22: 29-44.
Gomes, C., R. Mahon, W. Hunte and S. Singh-Renton. [1998]. The role of drifting objects in pelagic fisheries in the southeastern Caribbean. Fisheries Research 34:47-58.
Christensen, V. and R. Mahon. [1997]. Researchable issues relevant for large marine ecosystems, with special reference to the Caribbean. ACP-EU Fisheries Research Initiative, Proceedings of the Third Dialogue Meeting, Caribbean, Pacific and the European Union, Belize City, Belize, 5-10 December, 1996. ACP-EU Fisheries Research Report No. 3: 79-100.
Mahon, R. [1997]. Does fisheries science serve the needs of managers of small stocks in developing countries? Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 54: 2207-2213.
Mahon, R. [1996]. Fisheries and research for tunas and tuna-like species in the Western Central Atlantic: Implications of the International Agreement on Conservation and Management of Straddling Fish Stocks and Highly Migratory Fish Stocks. FAO Fish Tech. Pap. No. 357: 72 p.
Oxenford, H. A., R. Mahon, and W. Hunte. [1995]. Distribution and relative abundance of flyingfish (Exocoetidae) in the eastern Caribbean. I. Adults. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 117: 11-23.
Caddy, J.F. and R. Mahon. [1995]. Fishery Management Reference Points. FAO Fish Tech. Pap. No. 347: 87 p.
Mahon, R. and S. Mahon. [1994]. Structure and resilience of a tidepool fish assemblage at Barbados. Environmental Biology of Fishes 41: 171-190.
Mahon, R. [1990]. Fishery management options for Lesser Antilles countries. FAO Fishery Technical Paper 313: 126 pp.

Group(s): IOC
Created: 2000-10-11 Last Updated: 2015-05-15 by Robin MAHON