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Samantha Matjila

Seabird Bycatch Mitigation Instructor | Projects

Samantha studied Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences at the University of Namibia (2011) and did her Masters in Animal Sciences (2015). She started working for the NNF in May 2016, based at the coast as an instructor for the Albatross Task Force (Namibia) project. Her work focuses on monitoring seabird bycatch within the Namibian demersal hake trawl fleet, testing and demonstrating mitigation measures to reduce seabird bycatch within this fishery.

Samantha is based in Walvis Bay, Erongo Office


Email: samantha@nnf.org.na