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Marine resources management in the face of change: from ecosystem science to ecosystem-based management

Manuel Barange, Robert O'Boyle, Kevern L. Cochrane, Michael J. Fogarty, Astrid Jarre, Laurence T. Kell, Fritz W. Köster, Jacquelynne R. King, Carryn L. de Moor, Keith Reid, Mike Sinclair, and Akihiko Yatsu

in Marine Ecosystems and Global Change

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199558025
eISBN:
9780191721939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199558025.003.0009
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology, Aquatic Biology

The management of marine fisheries is evolving rapidly in response to evidence of overexploitation, climate change impacts, and the recognition of the multiple uses and conservation needs of the ... More


Implementing an ecosystem approach: predicting and safeguarding marine biodiversity futures

Alison R. Holt, Caroline Hattam, Stephen Mangi, Anton Edwards, and Scot Mathieson

in Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning: Frameworks, methodologies, and integration

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199642250
eISBN:
9780191774768
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199642250.003.0015
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

The relationships between marine biodiversity and ecosystem functioning raise the possibility that the loss of biodiversity will have serious consequences for humans, who obtain a variety of ... More


Ecosystem Approach

Bruce Mitchell

in Resource and Environmental Management: Third Edition

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190885816
eISBN:
9780190885847
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190885816.003.0003
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology, Plant Sciences and Forestry

An ecosystem approach ideally focuses on determining vision, goals, and objectives in order to guide management of the interrelationships between and among relevant biophysical and socioeconomic ... More


Using the Ecosystem Approach to manage multiple stressors in marine environments

Zoë Austin and Piran C.L. White

in Stressors in the Marine Environment: Physiological and ecological responses; societal implications

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198718826
eISBN:
9780191788352
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718826.003.0018
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Ecology

The conventional sector-by-sector approach to managing stressors in the marine environment can be ineffective at meeting the environmental, economic, and societal objectives of the various interest ... More


Ecosystem function and co-evolution of terminology in marine science and management

David M. Paterson, Emma C Defew, and Julia Jabour

in Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning: Frameworks, methodologies, and integration

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199642250
eISBN:
9780191774768
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199642250.003.0003
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

This chapter discusses ecosystem function and the co-evolution of terminology in marine science and management. It first presents various definitions of ecosystem function before discussing ways of ... More


Introduction

Thomas Elmqvist

in Urban Ecology: Patterns, Processes, and Applications

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199563562
eISBN:
9780191774713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199563562.003.0023
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

This section focuses on ecosystems, ecosystem services, and social systems in urban landscapes. It consists of five chapters that explore the complexity of urban social-ecological systems and the ... More


Species and Ecosystems

Alexander Gillespie

in International Environmental Law, Policy, and Ethics

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780198713456
eISBN:
9780191781896
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198713456.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

This chapter looks in detail at current and developing non-anthropocentric ideas for international environmental law and policy. It looks at issues concerning where this type of ethical thinking ends ... More


Building Urban Biodiversity through Financial Incentives, Regulation, and Targets

John Box

in Urban Ecology: Patterns, Processes, and Applications

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199563562
eISBN:
9780191774713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199563562.003.0036
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

Biodiversity is a necessity for humans living and working in urban areas. People derive real benefits from contact with nature in terms of physical and mental health and well-being. There are ... More


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