Economic evaluation of marine biological resources

  • 36 Pages
  • 3.72 MB
  • English
University of Washington, Institute for Marine Studies , Seattle
Fisheries -- Economic aspects -- Washington (State), Fishery resources -- Commercial vs. recreational use., Fishing -- Economic aspects -- Washington (S


Washington (S

Statementby Robert L. Stokes.
LC ClassificationsSH222.W2 S86
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL4070317M
LC Control Number79624257

Marine Protected Areas: Economic and Social Implications James N. Sanchirico, Kathryn A. Cochran, and Peter M. Emerson∗ Introduction Among the nations of the world, the United States is unique for its huge and diverse endowment of living marine resources.

As Cited by: About this book The Alboran Sea represents a regional Mediterranean space where North and South worlds merges, creating a geopolitical region where marine resources and maritime activities should be managed from a national and international perspectives. tion and sustainable use of marine biological diver- sity of areas beyond national jurisdiction.

the pur- pose of the present technical abstract is to provide. This marine biology book is written by a professor of oceanography based on his personal teaching experience.

The main focus of the book is to teach the complex scientific concepts to undergraduate students that are most interested in the biological aspects of the subject.

The book has some positive features because of that. Malin Song, Xianyou Pan, in Sustainable Marine Resource Utilization in China, Suggestion. As marine resources are not infinite, marine economic development, inevitably, will be bound by them at a certain stage.

To clear this bottleneck, the dependence on the exploitation of marine resources in the process of marine economic development should be reduced gradually to decouple. The marine biological valuation methodology is able to integrate all available biological information on an area into one indicator of intrinsic value of marine biodiversity, without reference to anthropogenic use.

This methodology can be used in every marine environment, independent of the amount and quality of the available biological data or. Ranked #10 out of 52 in Fisheries.

Marine Resource Economics (MRE) publishes creative and scholarly economic analyses of a range of issues related to natural resource use in the global marine environment. The scope of the journal includes conceptual and empirical investigations aimed at addressing real-world oceans and coastal policy problems.

Enhancing Management Effectiveness of Marine Protected Areas: eas: A GuideA Guidebook for Monitoring and Evaluation book for Monitoring and Evaluationbook for Monitoring and Evaluation by Bernardita P.

GermanoBernardita P. Germano Senona A. CesarSenona A. Cesar GlennGlenn Ricci Ricci Ricci Germano, B.P., S.A. Cesar and G. Ricci.

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Sponges are multicellular, heterotrophic parazoan organisms, characterized by the possession of unique feeding system among the animals. They are the most primitive types of animals in existence, featuring a cell-based organization where different cells have different tasks, but do not form tissues.

Sponges (Porifera) are a predominantly marine phylum living from the intertidal to the abyssal. Marine resources are all materials and attributes found in seas or oceans that are considered to have value, both intrinsic and monetary.

This includes the diversity of species, fish and seafood. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Conservation and sustainable use of marine resources, ocean and seas.

Oceans, seas and coastal areas form an integrated and essential component of the Earth’s ecosystem and are critical to sustainable development.

International law, as reflected in the United Nations. Journal of Marine Biology and Environmental Sciences (JMBES) is a journal that circulates articles based on the global development of theory and practice of Aquatic sciences, environmental science and mission of JMBES to publish in a timely manner all Marine Biology and Environmental Sciences specialties comprising a comprehensive resource for physicians around the World.

Book Aquaculture Fisheries Fisheries and aquaculture - General aspects Review of the state of world marine fishery resources Marine fisheries are very important to the economy and well-being of coastal ining the long-term prosperity and sustainability of marine fisheries is not onlyof political and social significance but also of economic and ecological importance.

productivity, biological diversity and the ecosystems of marine ecosystems. The consequences of this failure are serious and far-reaching. The most obvious effect is seen in impacts on the longstanding and widespread use of marine resources for seafood. The global fish catch has been in consistent decline since and the downward.

resources, and the study, protection and preservation of the marine environment, Bearing in mind that the achievement of these goals will contribute to the realization of a just and equitable international economic order which takes into account the interests and.

Biological invasions are recognized as one of the major threats for the biodiversity conservation and its prevention, eradication and control are currently major environmental, political and economic challenges.

In the marine environment, coasts and estuaries are particularly vulnerable as these systems are under the permanent income of new. Biological resources were the first source of energy and materials used by Man and remained the main one until the expansion of fossil fuels in the mid nineteenth century.

In the decade ofas a consequence of the oil shock that raised the petroleum price, there was a renewed interest in biomass as an alternative energy source, and several.

Marine pollution is a growing problem in today’s world. Our ocean is being flooded with two main types of pollution: chemicals and trash. Chemical contamination, or nutrient pollution, is concerning for health, environmental, and economic reasons. This type of pollution occurs when human activities, notably the use of fertilizer on farms, lead to the runoff of chemicals into waterways that.

Marine Resource Economics (MRE) contains five sections: Articles, Perspectives, Case Studies, Systematic Reviews, and Book Reviews. Articles generate significant theoretical insights, develop or substantially customize new methods, and/or include rigorous empirical findings of broad relevance to economists studying the oceans and coastal zones.

Articles are generally double-spaced. Petroleum contamination is a growing environmental concern that harms both terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems.

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However, the public and regulatory and scientific communities have given more attention to the contamination of marine habitats. This is because marine oil spills can have a serious economic impact on coastal activities, as well as on those who exploit the resources of the sea.

Marine biology is the study of life in the oceans and other saltwater environments such as estuaries and wetlands. All plant and animal life forms are included from the microscopic picoplankton all the way to the majestic blue whale, the largest creature in the sea—and for that matter in the world.

The complexities and uncertainties of managing living marine resources have fueled the debate over what fraction of the ocean should be fully protected in marine reserves.

There has been much discussion of the need for closure of 20% of the seas, sometimes expressed as 20% of the management area, 20% of the exclusive economic zone (EEZ), or 20%.

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Natural Resources and their degradation in SIDS Biodiversity resources: small island states have a unique biological diversity. The Caribbean hosts percent of the world’s known endemic vascular plant species and percent of the world’s endemic vertebrate species, while occupying only percent of the earth’s surface.

Tang Q, editor() Marine biological resources and inhabiting environment in Chinese exclusive economic zone. Beijing: Science Press. Jia X, Li Y, Li C, Qiu Y, Gan J, editors() Fishery ecological environment and fishery resources of exclusive economic zone and continental shelf of the South China Sea.

Beijing: Science Press. Community management of natural resources in Africa: Impacts, experiences and future directions In many parts of Africa, local communities have depended on, and managed, wildlife as a key resource since the Stone Age.

Over the last twenty years, this subsistence strategy has evolved into a development strategy that has become increasingly. Data evaluation The use of participate material in water quality assessments: case studies Conclusions and future developments References Chapter 5 - THE USE OF BIOLOGICAL MATERIAL Introduction Factors affecting biological systems in the aquatic environment Uses and benefits of biological methods Buy Conservation of Rare or Little-Known Species () (): Biological, Social, and Economic Considerations: NHBS - Edited By:.

This book is the first to fill that gap. Marine Proteins and Peptides: Biological Activities and Applications is a valuable resource for researchers in marine biochemistry field as well as food industry managers interested in exploring novel techniques and knowledge on alternative food protein sources.

It will become a standard reference book. Most countries manage their fisheries to achieve a combination of biological, economic, social, and political objectives (6, 7), For example, the US Sustainable Fisheries Act, the European Common Fisheries Policy, and even United Nations Convention of the Law of the Sea all recognize the need to determine target yields considering economic.

Marine protected areas (MPAs) form the cornerstone of marine conservation. Identifying which factors contribute to their success or failure is crucial considering the international conservation targets for and the limited funds generally available for marine conservation.

We identified common factors of success and/or failure of MPA effectiveness using peer-reviewed publications and first.The Pacific Islands, comprised of American Samoa, Guam, Hawaii, the Northern Mariana Islands, and other U.S.

Pacific Islands, are surrounded by a rich diversity of marine life that is vital to our culture and economic stability. We thrive on sustainable s.The regulatory setting for marine resources is presented below.

Additional regulations pertaining to marine resources are also summarized in SectionTerrestrial Biological Resources.

Federal. Federal Endangered Species Act (FESA) (16 USC ).