70 years of helping people to care for our ocean

Johan Groeneveld

Senior Scientist


Regional Fisheries & Invertebrate Fisheries


PhD (University of Cape Town)

Research Interests

  • Fisheries research, scientific capacity building, and collaborative project development in the Western Indian Ocean region.
  • Impacts of commercial and artisanal fisheries on exploited fish stocks, bycatch species and the marine environment.
  • Exploring genetic stock structure and oceanic pathways of connectivity among widespread spiny lobster populations.
  • The role of socio-ecological systems in the resilience of artisanal fisheries (see estuarize.org)
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