Search results

Your search for "2447" gave back 196 results.

The Asian Fisheries Social Science Research Network: an update.

The main objective of the Asian Fisheries Social Science Research Network is to build national research capacity to deal with important socio-economic issues in the management of the complex tropical fisheries of the SoutheastAsian region and in the ...

Type: Publication

Enhancement of marine fisheries resources.

Many exploited stocks of aquatic organisms are limited by the supply of juveniles and many also suffer from recruitment overfishing. Consequently, there is much interest in stock-enhancement programs, which are aimed at improving harvests by increasing ...

Type: Publication

Maximum sustainable yield of marine capture fisheries in developing archipelagic states: balancing law, science, politics and practice

The contemporary legal regime for marine capture fisheries is dominated by management based on maximum sustainable yield (MSY). This study examines the law, science, politics and practice of MSY in a selection of developing archipelagic states to assess ...

Type: Publication

The Programme for Integrated Development of Artisanal Fisheries in West Africa.

The Programme for Integrated Development of Artisanal Fisheries in West Africa (IDAF) was initiated in 1983 to help some 20 coastal states from Mauritiana to Angola which wished to develop and manage their artisanal fisheries through participatory and ...

Type: Publication

A simple index of metabolic level in fishes

Details are given of the use of an aspect ratio of the caudal fin of fish as an index of metabolic level. Studies have shown that this ratio, besides correlating with food consumption, also has close relationships with natural mortality, longevity, red ...

Type: Publication

The marine fisheries of Jamaica

The marine fisheries of Jamaica are almost entirely artisanal, with at least 15 000 fishers and an annual catch of approximately 7 000 t. A recent development is a small industrial fishery for queen conch and spiny lobster that earns significant foreign ...

Type: Publication

The marine fisheries of Trinidad and Tobago.

The marine fisheries of Trinidad and Tobago are mainly artisanal and involve about 8,000 fishers. The main fishing gear used are the gillnets, the troll, the shrimp trawl, the fishpot and the industrial longline. Landings total approximately 14,000 t ...

Type: Publication

Territorialization re-examined: transborder marine resources exploitation in Southeast Asia and Australia

This chapter re-examines the concept of territorialization to provide a framework for the anthropological analysis of the new phenomenon of transborder access to and appropriation of marine resources. The authors expand the subject of territorialization ...

Type: Publication

The Marine Fishery Resources Development and Management Department of SEAFDEC.

The Marine Fishery Resources Development and Management Department of SEAFDEC (Malaysia), its objectives and activities are briefly presented. Aquatic resources Development Marine fisheries Natural resource management South East Asia 2 078 Download ...

Type: Publication

Occurrence and distribution of fish species off Yemen (Gulf of Aden and Arabian Sea) .

The species list is drawn from an analysis of catches taken by Sumalian and Russian trawlers in the Gulf of Aden and the Arabian Sea between 1985 and 1990. The southern coastline of the Republic of Yemen has been divided into 7 areas, including waters ...

Type: Publication

Pages