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Food-web theory provides guidelines for marine conservation

Enric Sala and George Sugihara

in Aquatic Food Webs: An ecosystem approach

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198564836
eISBN:
9780191713828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198564836.003.0014
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

Marine conservation priorities have been established mostly on the basis of species and habitat diversity, but little attention has been paid to food web diversity. Ecologists are aware of the ... More


The Current Marine Mammal Regulatory Landscape

Cameron S. G. Jefferies

in Marine Mammal Conservation and the Law of the Sea

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190493141
eISBN:
9780190493172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190493141.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

This chapter demonstrates that the current approach to international marine mammal conservation remains fragmented and ad hoc, and also that its rigidity renders it unable to respond to emerging ... More


Watchdogs of the Sea: Bantay Dagat

Barbara Goldoftas

in The Green Tiger: The Costs of Economic Decline in the Philippines

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195135114
eISBN:
9780199868216
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195135114.003.0005
Subject:
History, World Modern History

The Philippines depends on its coastal coral reef fisheries as a critical source of livelihood and seafood for both export and domestic consumption. By the mid-1990s, these fisheries had been ... More


Marine Historical Ecology in Conservation

John N. Kittinger, Loren McClenachan, Keryn B. Gedan, and Louise K. Blight (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780520276949
eISBN:
9780520959606
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520276949.001.0001
Subject:
Environmental Science, Nature

This edited volume offers a blueprint for using marine historical ecology to confront the challenges of ocean conservation in a rapidly changing world. Marine historical ecology developed out of the ... More


Understanding Social Conflict and Complexity in Marine Conservation

Francine Madden and Brian McQuinn

in Human-Wildlife Conflict: Complexity in the Marine Environment

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780199687145
eISBN:
9780191810961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687145.003.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Social conflict and complexity in the marine environment present continual challenges to effective conservation. The physical, quantifiable, obvious expressions of human–wildlife and other ... More


Sustaining Small Cetaceans: A Preliminary Evaluation of the Ascobans and Accobams Agreements

Robin Churchill

in International Law and Sustainable Development: Past Achievements and Future Challenges

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198298076
eISBN:
9780191685378
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198298076.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

Large cetaceans have been regulated at the global level by the International Whaling Commission since the late 1940s. In the case of small cetaceans, however, it was not until the mid-1970s that ... More


Managing Human Legacies in a Changing Sea: An Introduction

John N. Kittinger, Louise K. Blight, Keryn B. Gedan, and Loren Mcclenachan

in Marine Historical Ecology in Conservation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780520276949
eISBN:
9780520959606
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520276949.003.0001
Subject:
Environmental Science, Nature

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Conflict and Collaboration in Marine Conservation Work: Transcending Boundaries and Encountering Flamingos

Sarah Wise

in Human-Wildlife Conflict: Complexity in the Marine Environment

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780199687145
eISBN:
9780191810961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687145.003.0006
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Marine protected areas (MPAs) are increasingly used to manage targeted species. In order for protected areas to be effective conservation measures, strong public support is needed. Protected areas ... More


Human-Wildlife Conflict: Complexity in the Marine Environment

Megan Draheim, Francine Madden, Julie-Beth McCarthy, and Chris Parsons (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780199687145
eISBN:
9780191810961
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687145.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Human–wildlife conflict has classically been defined as a situation where wildlife impacts humans negatively (physically, economically, or psychologically), and where humans likewise negatively ... More


Introduction

Bruce S. Miller and Arthur W. Kendall

in Early Life History of Marine Fishes

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520249721
eISBN:
9780520943766
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520249721.003.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

This introductory chapter presents a description of the life history stages of fishes, from the egg/embryonic stage to the adult stage, focusing on the early parts of development and growth (early ... More


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