Marine Fisheries - Management and Proposed Solutions
I. Introduction – Why study marine fisheries?
II. Characterize the resource
III. Status of the resource
(ITEMS I, II, and III above are covered in the companion module: Marine Fisheries - Introduction and Status)
IV. Causes for fishery declines
V. Community and ecosystem-level impacts of fishery declines
VI. Why are fishery declines allowed to occur?
(ITEMS IV, V, and VI above are covered in the companion module: Marine Fisheries - Causes for Decline and Impacts)
VII. Traditional fisheries management
VIII. Market-based solutions
IX. Ecosystem-based fishery management
X. The future of marine fisheries
Updated July 2010.