Fisheries Ecology and Management

Fisheries Ecology and Management

by Carl J. Walters, Steven J. D. Martell, Steven J.D. Martell
     
 

"This book is the next major contribution to the field of fisheries science. Walters and Martell provide fresh and non-intuitive perspectives on a variety of issues. Their merciless slaughtering of cherished sacred cows is supported by sound scholarship, and cogent, well-reasoned arguments. This will become a landmark work."—Jeffrey Hutchings, Dalhousie

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"This book is the next major contribution to the field of fisheries science. Walters and Martell provide fresh and non-intuitive perspectives on a variety of issues. Their merciless slaughtering of cherished sacred cows is supported by sound scholarship, and cogent, well-reasoned arguments. This will become a landmark work."—Jeffrey Hutchings, Dalhousie University

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691115450
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
10/18/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.16(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Introduction3
Ch. 2Trade-offs in fisheries management20
Ch. 3Strategic requirements for sustainable fisheries43
Ch. 4Tactics for effective harvest regulation65
Ch. 5An overview of single-species assessment models89
Ch. 6Foraging arena theory (I)124
Ch. 7Problems in the assessment of recruitment relationships151
Ch. 8Spatial population dynamics models181
Ch. 9Temporal and spatial dynamics of fishing effort200
Ch. 10Foraging arena theory (II)231
Ch. 11Options for ecosystem modeling256
Ch. 12Parameterization of ecosystem models286
Ch. 13Marine enhancement programs313
Ch. 14Options for sustainable ecosystem management334

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