The Resource Fish conservation : a guide to understanding and restoring global aquatic biodiversity and fishery resources, Gene S. Helfman

Fish conservation : a guide to understanding and restoring global aquatic biodiversity and fishery resources, Gene S. Helfman

Label
Fish conservation : a guide to understanding and restoring global aquatic biodiversity and fishery resources
Title
Fish conservation
Title remainder
a guide to understanding and restoring global aquatic biodiversity and fishery resources
Statement of responsibility
Gene S. Helfman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Helfman, Gene S
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
SH327.7
LC item number
.H46 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fishes
  • Biodiversity conservation
Label
Fish conservation : a guide to understanding and restoring global aquatic biodiversity and fishery resources, Gene S. Helfman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 485-563) and indexes
Contents
Pt. I. Introduction -- ch. 1. Fish biodiversity and why it should matter -- Pt. II. Imperiled fishes : taxonomy, geography, and vulnerability -- ch. 2. Roll call I : a taxonomic perspective -- ch. 3. Roll call II : a geopolitical perspective -- ch. 4. Characteristics of vulnerable species and correlates of imperilment -- Pt. III. Indirect causes of decline : habitat, water, and introductions -- ch. 5. Habitat modification and loss -- ch. 6. Dams, impoundments, and other hydrological alterations -- ch. 7. Degraded water quality -- ch. 8. Alien species I : case histories, mechanisms, and levels of impact -- ch. 9. Alien species II : understanding the process, minimizing the impact -- Pt. IV. Direct causes of decline : fishes as commodities -- ch. 10. Fishes versus fisheries I : overfishing -- ch. 11. Fishes versus fisheries II : behavior, life history evolution, and ecosystems -- ch. 12. Coral reefs, fishes, and fisheries : exploitation in fragile ecosystems -- ch. 13. The trade in live fishes -- ch. 14. The promise of aquaculture and hatcheries -- Pt. V. Asking hard questions, sorting out answers -- ch. 15. The ethics of exploitation and intervention : do we have the right? -- ch. 16. Future perspectives : beyond gloom and doom? -- Appendix. Probable fish extinctions
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiv, 584 p.
Isbn
9781559635950
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20070018 42
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)80180254
  • (OCoLC)80180254
Label
Fish conservation : a guide to understanding and restoring global aquatic biodiversity and fishery resources, Gene S. Helfman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 485-563) and indexes
Contents
Pt. I. Introduction -- ch. 1. Fish biodiversity and why it should matter -- Pt. II. Imperiled fishes : taxonomy, geography, and vulnerability -- ch. 2. Roll call I : a taxonomic perspective -- ch. 3. Roll call II : a geopolitical perspective -- ch. 4. Characteristics of vulnerable species and correlates of imperilment -- Pt. III. Indirect causes of decline : habitat, water, and introductions -- ch. 5. Habitat modification and loss -- ch. 6. Dams, impoundments, and other hydrological alterations -- ch. 7. Degraded water quality -- ch. 8. Alien species I : case histories, mechanisms, and levels of impact -- ch. 9. Alien species II : understanding the process, minimizing the impact -- Pt. IV. Direct causes of decline : fishes as commodities -- ch. 10. Fishes versus fisheries I : overfishing -- ch. 11. Fishes versus fisheries II : behavior, life history evolution, and ecosystems -- ch. 12. Coral reefs, fishes, and fisheries : exploitation in fragile ecosystems -- ch. 13. The trade in live fishes -- ch. 14. The promise of aquaculture and hatcheries -- Pt. V. Asking hard questions, sorting out answers -- ch. 15. The ethics of exploitation and intervention : do we have the right? -- ch. 16. Future perspectives : beyond gloom and doom? -- Appendix. Probable fish extinctions
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiv, 584 p.
Isbn
9781559635950
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20070018 42
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)80180254
  • (OCoLC)80180254

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