Letter to the Editor

No-take areas are not one-size-fits-all solution Dear MPA News: The Pew Fellows report discussed in the June issue (MPA News 6:11) is troubling. To say that 10-50% of all marine ecosystems should become no-take zones ignores reality. In each part of the sea where...

Notes & News

Study: Total fish biomass could take 20+ years to recover inside reserves A new study in the journal Marine Ecology Progress Series finds that total fish biomass inside no-take marine reserves could take more than 20 years to recover to its maximum level following...

Note from the Editor

Dear reader, This issue of MPA News marks the beginning of our seventh year of publication. We have come a long way. When MPA News was launched in July 1999, the project goal was simply to help MPA practitioners worldwide learn from each other’s experience. The...