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Author: Gerd Marmulla
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: conflict, resolution, challenges, opportunities, fish, fisheries, dams
Number of Pages: 176
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9251046948
ISBN-13: 9789251046944

Have reservoir fisheries been successul in replacing river fisheries? Which migration mitigation measures exist and how effective are they? What is the information base and capacity required for effective management of fisheries through a dam project cycle? What are the existing criteria and guidelines concerning dams and fisheries? The four papers presented in this publication address major fishery issues in relation to dams.

Author: Charline Gaudin
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: existing, legal, frameworks, review, countries, fisheries, mediterranean, recreational
Number of Pages: 108
Published: 2007-12-30
ISBN-10: 9251058989
ISBN-13: 9789251058985

The purpose of this study is to provide a snapshot of recreational fisheries legal frameworks within the Mediterranean with a view to promoting homogeneous and comprehensive recreational fisheries management in the Mediterranean. The study reviews the existing laws and regulations concerning recreational fisheries adopted by Mediterranean countries. It provides first an overview of relevant international initiatives regarding the management of recreational fisheries and a summary of marine recreational fisheries within the Mediterranean basin. The core of the study focuses on a comparative ana

Author: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Na
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: fisheries, issues, ethical
Number of Pages: 44
Published: 2005-11
ISBN-10: 9251053227
ISBN-13: 9789251053225

This study addresses the main ethical issues in fisheries and the moral imperatives to which they give rise and considers the role and scope of ethics in the management of the sector. Particular reference is made to the institutional foundations of fisheries policies as reflected in the Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries. Concrete examples and case studies support or illustrate the themes presented. This introduction to a holistic, ethical approach to fisheries pays special attention to the effects of fisheries management and social policy upon people's living conditions.

Author: European Inland Fisheries Advisory Commission
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: fisheries, inland, twenty, first, commission, budapest, june, hungary, advisory, session, connection, social, society, symposium, economic, cultural, report, perspectives, european
Number of Pages: 58
Published: 2000
ISBN-10: 9251044856
ISBN-13: 9789251044858

The Symposium demonstrated that the value of the inland fisheries resources in member countries of EIFAC considerably exceeds previous estimates. Indications are that in coming years there will be an increased demand for inland fishery products including especially recreational use. Inland fisheries resources will not be able to sustain increased levels of production and alternative use without careful management.

Author: Unknown
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: sydney, australia, february, monitoring, fisheries, conference, integrated, international
Number of Pages: 388
Published: 1999
ISBN-10: 9251043728
ISBN-13: 9789251043721

The conference was co-hosted by the governments of Australia and Canada in co-operation with FAO and the support of the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), USA, and the Department of Fisheries, NSW. The purpose of the conference was to address the challenges and opportunities of fisheries monitoring that are common to many fisheries.

Author: Japan
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: fisheries, overexploitation, bangkok, thailand, february, unsustainability, contributing, documentation, international, workshop, factors, report
Number of Pages: 184
Published: 2002-10
ISBN-10: 9251047715
ISBN-13: 9789251047712

The workshop addressed, inter alia: the key factors contributing to fisheries unsustainability and overexploitation and how these factors interact in general and under major fisheries management systems; the priority issues in addressing fisheries unsustainability and overexploitation; and the best practical app oaches to address these factors in order to contribute to responsible fisheries management.

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: summary, statistics, policies, countries, fisheries, oecd, review
Number of Pages: 335
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9264194797
ISBN-13: 9789264194793

This publication describes major developments affecting fisheries in OECD countries, including changes in government policies, trade, and fisheries and aquaculture production. This edition contains a special chapter on fishing capacity. Fishing capacity is an important issue for most OECD Member countries. In addition, the management of fishing capacity is an important policy instrument for a move to more responsible and sustainable fisheries.Analytical work by the OECD on fisheries is carried out by the Committee for Fisheries and covers a wide range of issues related to management, resource
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