Discovery Bay Marine Laboratory

Phone

(876) 973-2946
(876) 973-3271

Contact

Queens Highway; P.O. Box 35 Discovery Bay Jamaica 876-973-2241 dbml@infochan.com

Country

Jamaica

Lab Type

Biological
Chemical Analysis
GIS and Modeling

Website

www.mona.uwi.edu/cms/dbml.htm

Director

Prof.Dale Webber

Established

1965

Staff

18

Usage Category

Private

Specialization Areas

Fisheries management, Coral reef ecology & artificial reeefs & reef rehabilitation. Reef habitat monitoring MPAs. Invasive species

Specialized Equipment

Spectrophotometers, tubidity meters conductivity meters, pH metres,individual temperature . Light & wave motion loggers; microkopter UAV for areal surveys. U/W video and still cameras; datasinde loggers; S4 loggers; ICON weather station- std weather data + incident & submerged light; dissolved CO2 ; wave currents, tide data; salinity; CTD Remote probe with duplicate ION stn instuments Recompression chamber.

Additional Information

N/A
yes
Yes. Indirectly thriugh UWI Center for Marine Sciences; Ja Govt- NEPA re: invasive species, educational outreach & coral rehabilitation programs
Private
English