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View the PDF document Underwater survey report for the status of trochus and clams at Foailalo village
Author(s): Aquaculture Section, Fisheries Division
Publisher: Fisheries Division
Place: Apia (Samoa)
Date: 2009
Notes: To investigate and identify the status of the recruitment of giant clams and trochus at Foailalo coastal area
ASFA Keywords: Surveying underwater; clam culture
Abstract: Foos security is one of the major aims id the Fisheries Division in Samoa. to ensure sufficient available source of protein from marine and freshwater organisms. The establishment of the Community Based Fisheries Management Program(CBFMP) is a means to manage and enhance the coastal areas of villages Hence, in 2000 Foailalo became a member under this program but was later on inactive. However, its currently active once more as of this year.

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