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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2007) 10 (3): 350–357.
Published: 14 September 2007
... previously collected. It is envisaged that the atlas will contribute towards the protection of the marine environment, and facilitate sustainable coastal development throughout Abu Dhabi Emirate. Copyright © AEHMS 2007 Abu Dhabi marine environment coastal mapping and marine wildlife...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2012) 15 (sup1): 73–83.
Published: 01 January 2012
... Krupp (2002) Jubail Marine Wildlife Sanctuary Saudi Arabia 2300 km 2 wildlife sanctuary see Phillips (2003a) northwestern Qatar Qatar undefined proposed protected area (incl. coastal waters) CBD Action Plan Qatar Al Thakhira Marine Protected Area Qatar 400–600 km 2 protected area...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2000) 3 (1): 137–161.
Published: 01 January 2000
... a Geographic Information System A range of coastal and marine datasets were compiled and analysed using Geographic Information System (GIS), to augment environmental ssessments from site-specific oastal and offshore data (above). This facilitated (1) mapping of habitats/ecosystems and resources; (2...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2007) 10 (3): 358–360.
Published: 14 September 2007
... needed are detailed marine, coastal, and terrestrial resources maps, scientific ecological monitoring projects, and oil spill sensitivity maps as tools for professional environmental management. The Gulf also needs a network of marine, coastal, and terrestrial protected areas which are managed based...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2012) 15 (sup1): 84–92.
Published: 01 January 2012
... a period of 3–4 years. Annual marine surveys reveal important information on the dynamics of community development for a range of coastal habitats, and at the same time, demonstrate that it is possible to create extensive conservation areas for marine wildlife and fisheries. We dedicate this paper...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2007) 10 (3): 327–334.
Published: 14 September 2007
.... Location of different coastal ecosystem types in the study area (map source after Barth 2002 ). The main focus of the study was on the soil properties, the condition of hydrocarbon remains, and the abundance and diversity of benthic fauna along transect lines at 8 different study sites. The data...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2006) 9 (2): 249–260.
Published: 01 July 2006
... and tide-dominated settings, drowned valley settings and carbonate settings are also found. Mangrove resources are exploited by humans for coastal protection, forestry products, fisheries, wildlife, agriculture, aquaculture, settlement, urban and industrial development, and ecotourism. Very often...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2019) 22 (2): 149–159.
Published: 03 April 2019
... and the Coastal Areas of Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates was convened in Kuwait. This 1978 conference adopted the Kuwait Action Plan for the Protection and Development of the Marine Environment and the Coastal Areas, the Kuwait Regional Convention for Co...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2008) 11 (4): 450–456.
Published: 09 December 2008
... that contribute significantly to the gross marine productivity ( Jones et al., 2002 ). These habitats are typically harboring large numbers of wintering and migratory shorebirds ( Evans, 1994 ). Likewise, coastal mudflats in Bahrain Kingdom are characterized by high productivity, providing feeding and roosting...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2020) 23 (2): 136–144.
Published: 02 April 2020
... and Engineering B 6 , 176 – 200 . Al-Madany , I. and Al-Sayed , H. , 2000 . The Marine Environment of Bahrain . The National Commission for the Protection of Wildlife , Bahrain . (in Arabic). Al-Madany , I. , Abdalla , M. and Abdu , A. , 1991 . Coastal Zone Management...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2007) 10 (3): 268–276.
Published: 14 September 2007
... are similar to open sea habitats. Catches of market size grouper and mullet, and planktonic shrimp and fish larvae, indicate these waterways enhance existing marine productivity and act as a nursery for commercial species. Copyright © AEHMS 2007 development impacts coastal ecosystems compensation...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2011) 14 (1): 104–113.
Published: 28 February 2011
...R. G. Randall; M. A. Koops; C. K. Minns Canadian approaches for ecosystem-based management in coastal marine areas, prompted by Canada's Oceans Act, are similar to and consistent with the long-standing, integrated management of the Bay of Quinte in Lake Ontario. The similarities include...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2011) 14 (3): 298–304.
Published: 01 July 2011
... urbanization process. Copyright © AEHMS 2011 marine protected area marine animal Driver-Pressure-State-Impact-Response The recent development of coastal economic zones has resulted in the decrease in population of several marine animal species listed in the Red Data Book, including...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2019) 22 (3): 355–367.
Published: 03 July 2019
... and their impacts on habitat, fish, and coastal communities growing up in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Three main fisheries existed during his childhood: a thriving marine commercial fishery for North Atlantic Cod ( Gadus morhua ); a highly-valued inland recreational fishery for Rainbow Trout and Brook Trout...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2007) 10 (3): 290–300.
Published: 14 September 2007
... and the Arabian Gulf. The spring tide does not exceed 2.5 m ( Aspinall et al., 2003 ). The Huwar islands are considered to be one of the least spoilt natural terrestrial and marine ecosystems in the Arabian Gulf ( Hill, 2005 ; King, 1999 ). The islands enjoy relatively pristine marine and coastal habitats...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2004) 7 (2): 179–197.
Published: 01 April 2004
... ). This classification scheme cuts across several of the functional or ecological systems (lacustrine, palustrine, and riverine wetlands) proposed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service ( Cowardin et al., 1979 ) for the Great Lakes. For example, portions of coastal lagoons, freshwater estuaries, and deltas may be within...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2009) 12 (4): 440–443.
Published: 30 November 2009
... of fisheries, environment, and marine and coastal resources together with those responsible for zoning of activities along the coast and in coastal waters must be fostered. In addition, fishermen and coastal villagers must be involved. Here, an introduction is given to some of the institutional and social...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2004) 7 (2): 305–330.
Published: 01 April 2004
..., if so designated) determines if a water quality certification is necessary pursuant to Section 401 of the Clean Water Act . Under the Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act , the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Marine Fisheries Service, and the State fish and wildlife agency offer comments...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2006) 9 (1): 59–65.
Published: 01 January 2006
... that is static or flowing, fresh, brackish or salty or the areas of marine water where the depth of seawater does not exceed six metres at low tide’ ( Ramsar Convention, 1971 ). China possesses one of the largest and most diversified wetland areas in the world. Coastal wetlands in China comprise littoral...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2000) 3 (4): 561–570.
Published: 01 January 2000
... describe a nested hierarchy of organization levels constituted of patches, stands, settings, coastal segments and large marine ecosystems. Each of these describes an organization that has evolved to facilitate energy dissipation at its relevant scale, and can be related to a geographic unit. We expect...