MAR 530: Ecosystem-Based Fisheries Mgmt

This course will highlight the theory, issues, challenges, methods, and approaches for implementing Ecosystem-based Fisheries Management (EBFM). The course will examine the history and background of fisheries management, leading up to why more holistic considerations are being considered. A series of operational approaches, emphasizing a familiarity with technical efforts and models, will be explored as they are being used to implement EBFM. An examination of institutional structures and considerations will be executed to elucidate those situations where EBFM has been successful. The course will emphasize current literature and case studies as main learning elements.

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3.00 credits
Section 01: Graduate Lecture

Location: Synchronous Online

Class: #12944

Tue, Jan 19, 2021 - Wed, Apr 28, 2021


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