Working together for our oceans: A marine spatial plan for Algoa Bay, South Africa

Authors

  • Rosemary A. Dorrington 1 DST/NRF SARChI Chair in Marine Natural Products, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Biotechnology, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa 2 South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity (SAIAB), Grahamstown, South Africa
  • Amanda T. Lombard DST/NRF SARChI Chair in Marine Spatial Planning, Institute for Coastal and Marine Research, Nelson Mandela University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Thomas G. Bornman 1 South African Environmental Observation Network, Elwandle Coastal Node, Port Elizabeth, South Africa 2 Department of Botany, Institute for Coastal and Marine Research, Nelson Mandela University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Janine B. Adams Department of Botany, Institute for Coastal and Marine Research, Nelson Mandela University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Hayley C. Cawthra 1 Marine Geoscience Unit, Council for Geoscience, Bellville, South Africa 2 Centre for Coastal Palaeoscience, Nelson Mandela University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Shaun H.P. Deyzel 1 South African Environmental Observation Network, Elwandle Coastal Node, Port Elizabeth, South Africa 2 Marine Geoscience Unit, Council for Geoscience, Bellville, South Africa
  • Wayne S. Goschen South African Environmental Observation Network, Elwandle Coastal Node, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Kenneth Liu Department of Geology, University of Fort Hare, Alice, South Africa
  • Jacques Mahler-Coetzee Nelson Mandela School of Law, University of Fort Hare, East London, South Africa
  • Gwynneth F. Matcher 1 South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity (SAIAB), Grahamstown, South Africa 2 Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa
  • Christopher McQuaid DST/NRF SARChI Chair in Marine Ecosystem Research, Department of Zoology and Entomology, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa
  • Shirley Parker-Nance 1 South African Environmental Observation Network, Elwandle Coastal Node, Port Elizabeth, South Africa 2 Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa
  • Angus Paterson South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity (SAIAB), Grahamstown, South Africa
  • Renzo Perissinotto DST/NRF SARChI Chair in Shallow Water Ecosystems, Institute for Coastal and Marine Research, Nelson Mandela University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Francesca Porri 1 South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity (SAIAB), Grahamstown, South Africa 2 Department of Zoology and Entomology, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa
  • Michael Roberts Department of Oceanography, Institute for Coastal and Marine Research, Nelson Mandela University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Bernadette Snow Department of Development Studies, Institute for Coastal and Marine Research, Nelson Mandela University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Patrick Vrancken DST/NRF SARChI Chair in the Law of the Sea and Development in Africa, Institute for Coastal and Marine Research, Nelson Mandela University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.17159/sajs.2018/a0247

Keywords:

community of practice, systematic biodiversity plan, oceanography, social-ecological system, system dynamics, marine law, ocean governance

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Published

2018-03-27

How to Cite

Dorrington, R. A., Lombard, A. T., Bornman, T. G., Adams, J. B., Cawthra, H. C., Deyzel, S. H., Goschen, W. S., Liu, K., Mahler-Coetzee, J., Matcher, G. F., McQuaid, C., Parker-Nance, S., Paterson, A., Perissinotto, R., Porri, F., Roberts, M., Snow, B., & Vrancken, P. (2018). Working together for our oceans: A marine spatial plan for Algoa Bay, South Africa. South African Journal of Science, 114(3/4), 6. https://doi.org/10.17159/sajs.2018/a0247

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