Striking a balance with the lionfish: Habitat suitability modeling and social awareness measures in the Southern Caribbean (2015-2016)
- To determine and compare the temporal variations of abiotic and biotic parameters in Buccoo Reef and Charlottville, Tobago during the dry and wet seasons.
- To quantify and compare the spatial distribution of lionfish using discrete habitat classes derived from optimum conditions in Buccoo Reef and Charlottville.
- To establish successful social awareness among main stakeholders affected by the lionfish invasion.
Study location / Sample sites
For 2015-2016 field measurements were carried out at Buccoo Reef, Man-O-War Bay and Speyside: