Colins is a fisherman. He serves as the Chair of the Kanamai Beach Management Unit as well. He advises on all research activities done by the lab and collects ecological and social data for a variety of projects, past and present.
Gladys is a fish trader, or “mama karanga”, in Kanamai who helps us with socialization of project ideas and data collection on fish value chains. She has traded fish for over 15 years and thus knows the fishery well.
We are grateful to Oscar for helping us collect data on the Mradi community-managed marine protected area, or “tengefu”. He is a fisherman who lives in Kanamai village.