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Aquaculture Based Fisheries

By: Kai Lorenzen

352 pages, 50 Illus


Hardback | Jan 2017 | #142037 | ISBN-13: 9780852382905
Available for pre-order: Due Jan 2017 Details
NHBS Price: £79.50 $97/€89 approx

About this book

This book is entirely devoted to culture fisheries, which are fisheries based largely or entirely on the stocking of farm-produced seed fish. It provides a solid, scientific basis for the management and development of culture fisheries.


Introduction Culture-based fisheries systems Ecological basis Population genetics Seed production and release Population dynamics Institutional arrangements Culture-based fisheries in aquatic resource management Developing culture-based fisheries Analysis and assessment Using population models in assessment Hatchery supplementation in endangered populations Synthesis and outlook.

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Kai Lirenzen, Imperial College, Department of Earth Sciences and Engineering, London, UK

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