Tanzania Blast-fishing Monitoring Network

This site is a platform for sharing information on blast-fishing in Tanzania.

It is aimed at all interested parties, professional and general public. In particular it provides access to data on blast-fishing collected by a network of marine conservation partners in Tanzania.

Click on 'Blast Records' tab to filter and view data.

Data is based on blasting incidence recorded at 24 sites along the Tanzania mainland coast since May 2016. Sampled data is extrapolated to generate estimates of total blast frequency. 

TBMN also partners with Sea Sensors, a marine acoustics monitoring initiative: https://seasensors.africa/

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