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A role for partially protected areas on coral reefs: Maintaining fish diversity?

Abstract:

Completely banning fishing from coral reefs is now accepted to have significant benefits for marine biodiversity and in many cases, fisheries. However, the benefits of regulating fishing on coral reefs, by restricting the methods used, or the total amount of fishing, are less well understood, even though such regulations are much more likely to be supported by fishermen. This study assesses whether banning illegal, destructive fishing methods and reducing the numbers of fishermen visiting fro...

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10.1002/aqc.1182

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MPLS, Zoology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems
Volume:
21
Issue:
3
Pages:
231-238
Publication date:
2011-05-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1099-0755
ISSN:
1052-7613
URN:
uuid:a41e285c-5693-4a8b-bc4e-0aa49a61c44d
Source identifiers:
211185
Local pid:
pubs:211185

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