Baa Atoll Biosphere Reserve Office and Baa Atoll Conservation Fund has met with the newly elected members of Baa Atoll, Atoll Council and Baa Atoll Eydhafushi Island Council. The main purpose of these 2 meetings were formally introduce the BR and BACF Teams to the members of the Council and to start a dialogue with them in working together a...
Mr.Mabrook Naseer who is the Vice President of the utgoing Atoll Councila has been elected as the new President of Baa Atoll, Atoll Council today at the first meeting held by the newly sworn in Atoll Council members.
At respective ceremonies held right across the atoll all members who were elected to the Island Councils were also sworn i...
Baa Atoll Biosphere Reserve Office wishes to express a sincere vote of thanks to the outgoing President of Baa Atoll Council who has worked with us for the last 6 years and the rest of Atoll Council members for the continued assistance and guidance provided to BR OFFICE . We the staff of BROffice wish the very best to you all.
Dr.Thomas Schaaf who has been assigned by Government of Maldives working together with IUCN to prepare the Nomination Document for Maldives to be declared as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve has visited Maldives on his second mission.
The main purpose of this mission is to update the national stakeholders involved regarding the prep...
A meeting was held today at IUCN Male’ Office between Ministry of Environment and Energy, Environmental Protection Agency, Baa Atoll Biosphere Reserve Office and Baa Atoll Conservation Fund to discuss the TOR prepared for capacity building of monitoring the Protected Areas in the Maldives targeting all the Rangers who are working in Baa Atol...
Work on maintenance and upgrading of mooring buoys at the drop-off zone of Hanifaru Marine Protected Area in preparation for Manta Season 2017 has been completed by BR Office.
Work on maintenance started earlier this month but there were severe delays and numerous breakdown in undertaking this due to bad weather.
The first monthly meeting in preparation for Hanifaru Season 2017 was held at Baa Atoll Biosphere Reserve Office today. Participants from MEE, Resorts, Atoll Council, BACF,BR Office and Maldives Police service were present at this meeting.
The participants were given an update on the activities of Baa Atoll Biosphe...
The Maldives Conservation Portal launched today by Hon. Minister of Environment and Energy Mr.Thoriq Ibrahim at a special ceremony held at the Ministry to mark the International Day for Biological Diversity.
The Maldives Conservation Portal is an open-access, public resource for conservation science in the Maldives. The portal acts as a ...
Dr Anthony Rouphael, a marine scientist who has key expertise in design and implementation of management programs for marine environments and marine protected area planning has met with EPA, Environment Department and BR Office and Baa Atoll Conservation Fund.
The Consultant will be here in the Maldives from 9-13 May 2017. He ...
Hanifaru was declared protected on 5 June 2009 and the protected area of coverage includes the uninhabited island of Hanifaru...
Mendhoo Region was declared protected on 5 June 2011 and the protected area of coverage includes the island of Nibiligaa...
Maahuruvalhi Reef Region was declared protected on 5 June 2011 and the protected area of coverage includes Maahuruvalhi Reef including...
Angafaru was declared protected on 6th of June 2009. The protected area includes Dhonfanuthila, Dhiguthila and Mahaanagaa.
Bathala Region was declared protected on 5 June 2011 and the protected area of coverage includes Bathalaahuraa reef and the...
Dhigali Haa was decalred protected in October 1999 and on 5 June 2011 the boundary area of Dhigali Haa was...
Olhugiri Island and its house reef was declared protected on 4th June 2006.
Mathifaru Hura Region was declared as protected on 5 June 2011 and the protected area of coverage includes Mathifaruhurra island...
Goidhoo Koaru Area is located on the nothern side on the inhabited island of Goidhoo. The area was declared protected...
The wreck of "Corbin" was declared protected on 5 June 2011 and the protected area of coverage includes area one...
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