Introduction to the Practice of Fishery Science

Introduction to the Practice of Fishery Science

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Revised and up-dated, Royce's Introduction to the Practice of Fishery Science is a classic text. With a new chapter on Aquaculture, this book provides the background for a first course in fisheries sciences. Intentionally focused upon the practical and professional requirements of careers in the management and maintenance of fisheries, this text will be useful to students as well s established professionals.
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  • Hardback | 456 pages
  • 149.86 x 231.14 x 25.4mm | 816.46g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • illustrations, bibliography, index
  • 012600952X
  • 9780126009521

Table of contents

Preface. The Challenges to Fishery Scientists. Expansion of Fishery Problems. Work of Fishery Scientists. Professional Careers. The Traditional Sciences: The Aquatic Environment. Food Chain and Resource Organisms. Biology of Aquatic Resource Organisms. Ecological Concepts. Analysis of Exploited Populations. Aquacultural Sciences. Application of the Sciences: The Capture Fisheries. The Culture Fisheries. Food Fishery Products. Regulation of Fishing. Aquatic Environmental Management. Fishery Development. Appendices. Bbliography. Subject Index.
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