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AEBR 150 Habitats of particular significance for fisheries management: identification of threats and stressors to rig nursery areas

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AEBR_150_2500_SEA2010-15.pdf

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AEBR_150_2500_SEA2010-15.pdf (6.4 MB)

Abstract
The limited capacity of elasmobranch populations to compensate for increased mortality, both in adult and juvenile stages, is widely recognized, and the management of these species should include protecting juvenile populations including the maintenance of healthy nursery areas, where they exist. The objective of this study was to identify threats to these nursery ground areas and recommend mitigation measures.

Document date
Thursday, 26 March 2015
Document type
V 1.3
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Adobe PDF
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6.4 MB
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978-0-477-10579-8
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Thursday, 26 March 2015

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Author: Francis, M.; Jones, E.; Morrison, M.; Paterson, C.;
FishingMethod: set net;
ResearchField: anthropogenic effects; elasmobranch,; fish; habitat; rig;
ScienceStock: Aquatic Environment;
Species: Mustelus lenticulatus; Rig;

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