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KC3 provides a long list of experts and practitioners not only on climate change but also on cross-cutting issues such as natural resources management, agroforestry, economics, among others.

Dr. Maricar S. Samson

Philippines
Category/iesNatural Resources Management/Ecosystem Management
ExpertiseMangrove ecology and restoration
Institution/ AffiliationDe La Salle University Integrated School
Educational Background
  • University of the Philippines at Los Baños, Laguna, PhD Environmental Science
  • De La Salle University – Manila, MS Biology
  • University of the Philippines at Los Baños, Laguna, BS Biology
Project/s
  • Project Leader, National Assessment of Coral Reef Environments (NACRE) Project 3, Synoptic
    Investigations of Human Impacts on Nearshore Environments (SHINE): Reef- Associated Habitats
  • Component Member-Capturing Coral Reef and Related Ecosystems Services Project
  • Project Leader-Consultancy Services for the Assessment and Baselining of Biological Parameters for Implementing Climate Adaptation Strategies in the World’s Most Outstanding Natural Places – IGACOS Project
  • Project Leader-Participatory mangrove assessment of Lubang-Looc Marine Protected Area
  • Integrated Coastal Sensitivity, Exposure, and Adaptive Capacity to Climate Change (I-C-SEA Change)
  • Senior Researcher-Integrated Coastal Enhancement : Coastal Research, Evaluation and Adaptive Management (ICE CREAM) for Climate Change, Project 3: Monitoring and Impact Research on Resilience of Reefs (MIRROR)
Publication/s
  • Licuanan, WRY, MS Samson, SM Mamauag, LT David, RB Del Rosario, MC Quibilan, FP Siringan, YY Sta. Maria, NB España, CL Villanoy, R Geronimo, OC Cabrera, RJ Martinez, and PM Aliño. 2015. I-C-SEA Change: a participatory, rapid assessment tool for vulnerability of tropical coastal communities to climate change impacts. AMBIO: 44 (4): DOI 10.1007/s13280-015-0652-x
  • Primavera, J.H., R.N. Rollon, and M.S. Samson. 2012. The pressing challenges of mangrove rehabilitation: pond reversion and coastal protection. In Treatise on Estuarine and Coastal Science, ed. E. Wolanski and D.S. McLusky, 217–244 Waltham MA: Academic Press, pp. 217 – 244.
  • Primavera, JH; Samson, MS. 2011. Mangrove biodiversity and climate change. International Conference on Biodiversity and Climate Change, Philippine. International Convention Center. CCP Complex, Roxas Boulevard, Manila, February
    1-3, 2011.
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