|Workshop on Integrated Reef Resources Management in the Maldives - Bay of Bengal Programme (1997)|
16-20 March, 1996
Donna J. Nickerson
Coastal Zone Management Adviser, Bay of Bengal Programme
Maizan Hassan Maniku
Director-General of Fisheries Research and Development
Government of Maldives
BAY OF BENGAL PROGRAMME
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