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Marine historical ecology in conservation : applying the past to manage for the future

Author: John Nils Kittinger; Loren McClenachan; Keryn B Gedan; Louise K Blight; Daniel Pauly
Publisher: [Berkeley] : University of California Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This volume provides a blueprint for managing the challenges of ocean conservation using marine historical ecology--an area of study evolving as societies confront ocean ecosystems that are being drastically altered by human activity. Applying the practice of historical ecology developed in terrestrial environments, Marine Historical Ecology guides the creation of historical baselines for marine species and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Nils Kittinger; Loren McClenachan; Keryn B Gedan; Louise K Blight; Daniel Pauly
ISBN: 9780520276949 0520276949
OCLC Number: 1224075399
Description: XX, 287 pàgines ; 24 cm
Contents: Conté:Managing human legacies in a changing sea / John N. Kittinger, Louise K. Blight, Keryn B. Gedan, Loren E. McClenachanWhat recovery of exploited marine animals tells us about management and conservation / Heike K. Lotze --
Natural or anthropogenic? : novel community reassembly after historical overharvest of Pacific coast pinnipeds / Jon M. Erlandson, Todd J. Braje, Robert L. DeLong, Torben C. Rick --
The role of historical data in endangered species protections and policy / Francesco Ferretti, Larry B. Crowder, Fiorenza Micheli --
Improving fisheries assessments using historical data : stock status and catch limits / Alan M. Friedlander, Joshua Nowlis, Haruko Koike --
Understanding fisheries through historical reconstructions : implications for fishery management and policy / Dalal Al-Abdulrazzak, Daniel Pauly, Dirk Zeller --
Back to the future : integrating customary practices and institutions into co-management of small-scale fisheries / John N. Kittinger, Joshua E. Cinner, Shankar Aswani, Alan T. White --
Historical information for ecological restoration in estuaries and coastal ecosystems / Keryn Gedan, Denise L. Breitburg, Robin M. Grossinger, Torben C. Rick --
Historical ecosystem service provision estimates can guide restoration efforts / Philine S.E. zu Ermgassen, Mark D. Spalding, Robert D. Brumbaugh --
Incorporating historical perspectives and data into marine conservation planning / Natalie C. Ban, John N. Kittinger, John M. Pandolfi, Robert L. Pressey, Ruth H. Thurstan, Matthew J. Lybolt, Simon Hart --
Engaging public interest in the ocean of the past : the promise of new media / Catherine Marzin, Sian Evans, Karen Alexander --
Choice without memory, uncovering the narrative potential of marine historical ecology / J.B. MacKinnon.
Responsibility: edited by John N. Kittinger, Loren Mcclenachan, Keryn B. Gedan and Louise K. Blight ; foreword by Daniel Pauly.

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"This volume provides a blueprint for managing the challenges of ocean conservation using marine historical ecology--an area of study evolving as societies confront ocean ecosystems that are being drastically altered by human activity. Applying the practice of historical ecology developed in terrestrial environments, Marine Historical Ecology guides the creation of historical baselines for marine species and ecosystems in order to inform and improve conservation and management efforts"--Provided by publisher.

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