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Catching some needed attention


Watson, RA and Alder, J and Kitchingman, A and Pauly, D, Catching some needed attention, Marine Policy, 29, (3) pp. 281-284. ISSN 0308-597X (2005) [Refereed Article]

DOI: doi:10.1016/j.marpol.2004.06.006


Globally, the most basic need of policy makers and fisheries managers is to know what catch was taken within their jurisdictional boundaries, and which countries took it. Surprisingly, for many countries this has not been possible. We introduce a web site devoted to making this and related information available to everyone via the internet. © 2004 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:Exclusive economic zones; Fisheries catch; Internet; catch statistics; fishery management; fishery policy; Internet; political boundary
Research Division:Agricultural, Veterinary and Food Sciences
Research Group:Fisheries sciences
Research Field:Aquaculture and fisheries stock assessment
Objective Division:Animal Production and Animal Primary Products
Objective Group:Fisheries - wild caught
Objective Field:Wild caught fin fish (excl. tuna)
UTAS Author:Watson, RA (Professor Reginald Watson)
ID Code:84057
Year Published:2005
Web of Science® Times Cited:15
Deposited By:Sustainable Marine Research Collaboration
Deposited On:2013-04-16
Last Modified:2013-04-16

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