2 Works

Environmental data and fish abundances for Troux aux Biches and Flic en Flac lagoon, Mauritius

Timo Pisternick, Julian Lilkendey, Anishta Audit-Manna, Danishta Dumur Neelayya, Yashvin Neehaul & Nils Moosdorf
Submarine inflow of freshwater from land into the ocean, (fresh) submarine groundwater discharge (SGD), is increasingly recognized as an important source of local nutrient and pollutants influx to coastal ecosystems. Still, very little is known about the effects of SGD on ecosystem functioning. Especially the effects of fresh SGD on the productivity of higher trophic levels such as ichthyofaunal communities remain unclear. We recorded nutrient, radon, and chlorophyll concentrations and benthic composition in two tropical...

Mangroves and Meaning-Making: A mutual relationship over time? Ethnographic Data

Anna-Katharina Hornidge, María José Barragán-Paladines, Anne-Katrin Broocks & Martin Zimmer
EN: Mangrove forests are located at the in-between of the sea and the land. People around the world have made sense of mangroves in many different ways, ranging from mangroves as „home of ghosts“, „resources“, „biodiversity reserve“, „coastal protection“ to „death bringers“. The aim of the research project is to understand how people in Southern Ecuador have made sense of their mangrove surrounding at the Gulf of Guayaquil over the last 200 years, and how...

Registration Year

  • 2021
  • 2020

Resource Types

  • Collection


  • Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research, Bremen, Germany
  • Leibniz-Zentrum für Marine Tropenforschung, Bremen, Germany
  • Charles Darwin Foundation
  • Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik