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Integration of natural and social science methods in Alaska

In January 2014, PacMARA was contracted by the North Pacific Research Board (NPRB) to facilitate a half-day workshop in conjunction with the Alaska Marine Science Symposium.

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Updated Marxan Good Practices Handbook: New English and Spanish Versions

We are happy to announce the release of an updated version of the Marxan Good Practices Handbook in English, and the much anticipated Version 2 of the Marxan Good Practices Handbook in Spanish.

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Voices in Ocean Planning

PacMARA and Open Channels are pleased to announce the release of six new videos in our Voices in Ocean Planning: Lessons from Leaders series!

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Marxan training in Nairobi – Our first course in Africa!

PacMARA is holding an Introduction to Marxan technical training course and a Marxan for Managers workshop in Nairobi, Kenya on 13-15 May 2013! Help us spread the word…

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Marxan training in Victoria, Canada

There are still some seats left for the Introduction to Marxan course on 24 – 25 June 2013, and the Advanced Topics course on 26 JuneĀ 2013 in Victoria, BC!

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EBMBase: Improving EBM practice, research, and communication

PacMARA, UBC, and the Packard Foundation recently organized a workshop to better structure ecosystem-based knowledge using pathways of effects. The main goal of the workshop was to improve ecosystem-based management (EBM) practice, research, and communication.

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MPA Network Planning in the Mediterranean

Charting a Course to Sustainable Prosperity and Marxan for Managers will be presented at the Mediterranean MPA Forum 26-28 November!

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Charting a Course for Sustainable Prosperity

“Charting a Course for Sustainable Prosperity” describes the implementation of marine ecosystem-based management (EBM) towards the goals of sustainable economies, human well-being & community resilience, and ecosystem health.

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Wear Green Canada!

Calling all Canadians who want science and environmental values better represented – spread the word to wear green on Canada Day.

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Qmarxan is launched

Qmarxan is a plugin for QGIS (free GIS software) that allows users to do all of the GIS work for Marxan analyses easily.

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