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Workshop on the ecosystem and fisheries of the Coral Sea: an Australian perspective on research and management

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Young, JW and McKinnon, AD and Ceccarelli, D and Brinkman, R and Bustamante, RH and Cappo, M and Dichmont, C and Doherty, P and Furnas, M and Gledhill, D and Griffiths, S and Hutton, T and Ridgway, K and Smith, D and Skewes, T and Williams, A and Richardson, AJ, Workshop on the ecosystem and fisheries of the Coral Sea: an Australian perspective on research and management, Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, 22, (3) pp. 827-834. ISSN 0960-3166 (2012) [Refereed Article]

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Copyright 2011 The Author(s). This article is published with open access at Springerlink.com. Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

DOI: doi:10.1007/s11160-011-9251-5

Abstract

This report summarizes a workshop on the Coral Sea to determine key research findings and identify the research gaps needed to support sustainable management of a proposed Coral Sea Marine Reserve. Key research questions included determining the connectivity of apex predators with the broader southwest Pacific Ocean, and assessing the regionsí biodiversity in relation to seabed topography and oceanographic processes. The workshop concluded noting the importance of engaging surrounding countries in maintaining the sustainability and uniqueness of the Coral Sea.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:Coral Sea, food-webs, biodiversity, pelagic ecosystem, benthic ecosystem, marine parks
Research Division:Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences
Research Group:Fisheries Sciences
Research Field:Aquatic Ecosystem Studies and Stock Assessment
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Author:Smith, D (Dr David Smith)
Author:Williams, A (Dr Alan Williams)
ID Code:118980
Year Published:2012
Web of Science® Times Cited:6
Deposited By:Ecology and Biodiversity
Deposited On:2017-07-25
Last Modified:2017-11-15
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