The fishery effects of marine reserves and fishery closures
Corporate Authors:World Wildlife Fund (U.S.)
Keywords:Coral Reef Conservation
Marine Parks And Reserves
Marine Resources Conservation
Coral Reef Conservation/Evaluation
Fishery Closures/Case Studies
Fishery Management/Case Studies
Marine Parks And Reserves//Management/Evaluation
Marine Parks And Reserves/Economic Aspects
Marine Resources Conservation/Evaluation
Description:pt. 1. Review -- pt. 2. Case studies.
Describes and evaluates the use of marine reserves as a fishery management tool, and concludes that efficacy of this strategy is evidenced by increases in affected fish stocks, increases in affected fishes' biomass, increased catches in areas close to reserve boundaries (known as "fishing-the-line"), inter alia.
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