Addresses the potential uses of marine fishery reserves in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM). Embodies an analysis & review of 32 scientific papers on marine fishery reserves published in peer-reviewed scientific journals, which are authoritative & representative of the scientific data available. It is organized according to specific categories of marine fishery reserve results or effects. Verbatim excerpts from all reviewed papers are grouped & organized according to those categories. Includes tables, maps & narrative descriptions. Also, an 8-page report on Potential Uses for Marine Fisheries Reserves in the GoM, South Atlantic, & Caribbean Sea.