Scaling fisheries : the science of measuring the effects of fishing, 1855-1955 [E-Book] / Tim D. Smith.
Smith, Tim D., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1994
1 online resource (x, 392 pages)
englisch
9780521390323
9780521038966
9780511470868
Cambridge studies in applied ecology and resource management
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Fluctuations, the very essence of ecosystems
  • 2. Research approaches, 1855-1890
  • 3. Measuring the effect of fishing, 1890-1900
  • 4. The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, 1900-1920
  • 5. Predicting fluctuations, 1920-1930
  • 6. A priori methods, 1930-1940
  • 7. Middling in size
  • 8. How many parents are enough?
  • 9. Steady state yield
  • 10. Integration: self-regenerating populations and the bionomic ecosystem.