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Global Reef Expedition: Jamaica. Final Report. Volume 3. Š2013 Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation. All Rights Reserved. Science Without BordersŽ The Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation (KSLOF) is a nonprofit private operating foundation dedicated to providing science-based solutions to protect and restore ocean health. All research was performed under a permit obtained from the National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) (ref #18/27, 8 December, 2011). No animals or plants were collected during the research project. No animals were killed or injured during the execution of the project, and no injured or dead marine mammals or turtles were observed. No oil spills occurred from the M/Y

Golden Shadow or any of the support vessels, and oil slicks were not observed. The Golden Shadow used a single anchorage

during the mission located behind Southwest Cay. The Golden Shadow provided potable water to the fishers living on Middle

Cay.

The information in this Final Report summarizes the outcomes of the research conducted during the March, 2012, as part of the Global Reef Expedition, to Pedro Bank Jamaica. Information presented in the report includes general methods, the activities conducted during the mission, general trends and observations, analyzed data and findings, and recommendations. The Living Oceans Foundation cannot accept any legal responsibility or liability for any errors. The findings presented in this report were collected as part of the Global Reef Expedition through the support provided by His Royal Highness Prince Khaled bin Sultan.

Khaled Bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation 8181 Professional Place Landover, MD 20785 USA Philip G. Renaud, Executive Director www.livingoceansfoundation.org

First published June 1, 2013. Citation: Bruckner, A. (2013) Global Reef Expedition: Pedro Bank, Jamaica. March 10-20, 2012. Final Report. Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation, Landover MD. pp. 94.

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