First records of Didogobius splechtnai along the French Mediterranean coast and additional comments about D. schlieweni

This paper reports new records of Didogobius splechtnai Ahnelt et Patzner, 1995 along the French Mediterranean coast. Additional comments on older underwater observations of D. schlieweni Miller, 1993 are also provided. The status of rarity of these two species is discussed. D. splechtnai is probably regularly distributed in the north-western and eastern Mediterranean where suitable… Poursuivre la lecture de First records of Didogobius splechtnai along the French Mediterranean coast and additional comments about D. schlieweni

The Cap Roux MPA (Saint-Raphaël, French Mediterranean): changes in fish assemblages within four years of protection

In recent decades, marine reserves have been established to protect ecosystem structure and biological diversity, or as management tools to combat the overexploitation of fish stocks. The Cap Roux Marine Protected Area (MPA) was established by professional fishers in December 2003, in the French Mediterranean between Cannes and Saint-Raphaël. It was implemented to enhance target… Poursuivre la lecture de The Cap Roux MPA (Saint-Raphaël, French Mediterranean): changes in fish assemblages within four years of protection

Renouvellement du Cantonnement du Cap Roux jusqu’en 2013 et campagne de marquage de sars

A la demande de la Prud’homie de pêche de Saint-Raphaël, le Cantonnement du Cap Roux, créé en 2003, a été renouvelé en janvier 2008 pour une durée de 6 ans. Sur les tombants de l’Estérel, toute pêche (professionnelle ou de loisirs) est interdite sur 400 ha de littoral. Pour faciliter le balisage et l’accès aux… Poursuivre la lecture de Renouvellement du Cantonnement du Cap Roux jusqu’en 2013 et campagne de marquage de sars