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Curtis, Rita - Fisheries Buybacks, ebook

Fisheries Buybacks

Curtis, Rita


Fisheries buybacks are an important strategy being implemented globally in the efforts to produce a more sustainable and profitable fisheries industry. Fisheries Buybacks provides the reader with an overview of buybacks and the issues surrounding them

Craig, John F. - Freshwater Fisheries Ecology, ebook

Freshwater Fisheries Ecology

Craig, John F.


Inland fisheries are vital for the livelihoods and food resources of humans worldwide but their importance is underestimated, probably because large numbers of small, local operators are involved.
Freshwater Fisheries Ecology defines what we have

MacLennan, David N. - Fisheries Acoustics: Theory and Practice, ebook

Fisheries Acoustics: Theory and Practice

MacLennan, David N.


With fish stocks continuing to be over-exploited, there is a clear focus on fisheries management, to which acoustic methods can and do make an important contribution.

The second edition of this widely used book covers the many technological developments which

Welcomme, Robin - Inland Fisheries: Ecology and Management, ebook

Inland Fisheries: Ecology and Management

Welcomme, Robin


The principal changes influencing the evolution of these vital aquatic resources for fisheries are described in this topical book.
Compiled by Robin Welcomme for the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), with contributions from several internationally

Jennings, Simon - Marine Fisheries Ecology, ebook

Marine Fisheries Ecology

Jennings, Simon


This topical and exciting textbook describes fisheries exploitation, biology, conservation and management, and reflects many recent and important changes in fisheries science. These include growing concerns about the environmental impacts of fisheries,

Beaumont, Andy - Biotechnology and Genetics in Fisheries and Aquaculture, ebook

Biotechnology and Genetics in Fisheries and Aquaculture

Beaumont, Andy


The recent development of molecular biology and genetic techniques, in particular those that are increasingly being used in practical situations in fish biology, fisheries and aquaculture, has led to a gap in the understanding by many of the science behind these techniques and their correct

Hart, Paul J. B. - Handbook of Fish Biology and Fisheries, ebook

Handbook of Fish Biology and Fisheries

Hart, Paul J. B.


Recent decades have witnessed strong declines in fish stocks around the globe, amid growing concerns about the impact of fisheries on marine and freshwater biodiversity. Fisheries biologists and managers are therefore increasingly asking about aspects