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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2014) 17 (4): 323–330.
Published: 02 October 2014
... lake grew and the economy changed. Development of fishing equipment, processes and changes in catching methods industrialized the fishing industry after mid-20 th century. In the 1960s the lake was considered to be one of the most heavily mercury-polluted lakes in the world. After the passing of the...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2006) 9 (2): 159–164.
Published: 01 July 2006
... fishery, and it has been estimated that there are over 300 species of freshwater fish dwelling in the many riverine ecosystems of Malaysia. The fishing industry has generated a substantial income in Malaysia, and although the number of anglers visiting riverine habitats is still vague, it has been...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2014) 17 (4): 472–476.
Published: 02 October 2014
...Mbamwai Mbewe The fishing industry in Zambia benefits over 1 million people both directly and indirectly, and monitoring of fish stocks and players involved in the actual fishing remains a great priority. In light of the high costs surrounding critical, but basic fisheries data collection on the...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2006) 9 (2): 215–226.
Published: 01 July 2006
... broad overview of the fishing industry in Malaysia, particularly in relation to the health of the resources on which it is dependent. It also points out the constraints and contradictions in present resource management regimes and attempts to indicate a way forward in resolving some of them. Copyright...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (1999) 2 (3): 239–248.
Published: 01 January 1999
... . Van West , J.J. 1983 . The Independent Fisherman in the Port Dover Fishing Industry: A Case Study of their Production and Market Relations , Toronto, ON : University of Toronto . PhD Thesis Whillans , T.H. 1977 . Fish Community Transformation in Three Bays within the Lower...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2012) 15 (2): 192–199.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Weihai Xu; Tian Lin; Zhaohui Hu; Wen Yan Fishing harbors are widely distributed in coastal regions in China. However, few studies about pollution by heavy metals in those fishing harbors have been reported. In this study, a total of 49 surface sediment samples were collected from nine harbors along...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2008) 11 (4): 441–449.
Published: 09 December 2008
... increase in predation by larger fish. The study was supported by a grant under the NSW Recreational Fishing Trust from the Department of Primary Industries. The Department of Environment and Climate Change provided access to the site. The Department of Primary Industries is thanked for the provision...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2007) 10 (4): 467–480.
Published: 28 November 2007
... with the state and, possibly, industrial fish processors. Research employed two primary methodologies. The first was a questionnaire-based survey that interviewed fishermen at 47 landing sites distributed more or less evenly along the lake's shores. Landings were initially selected randomly, although...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2021) 24 (1): 5–11.
Published: 02 January 2021
... native fish species are largely restricted to areas < 20 m deep and the sardine Limnothrissa miodon (“Kapenta”) was introduced from Lake Tanganyika to colonise open water. It supported the major fishery on the lake, yielding around 30,000 t per annum at its peak. It is a semi-industrial fishery...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2001) 4 (4): 393–400.
Published: 01 December 2001
... efforts NASCO 1988. Conclusions Core themes Aquatic habitats of Great Britain have suffered dam- age from industrial development and dense population, common with much of mainland Europe. Some fish stocks remain seriously constrained by disturbance to critical habitats. Current knowledge of fish habitat...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2001) 4 (4): 505–510.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Anupma Kumari; R. K. Sinha; Krishna Gopal Abstract Concentrations of persistent organochlorine residues were measured in economically important fish of the River Ganges from different locations in Bihar. The contamination pattern of organochlorines in fishes from several locations was...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2021) 24 (1): 82–89.
Published: 02 January 2021
... feeds, which are coupled with good feed management practices. Access to high quality and cost-effective feeds is one of the prerequisites to successful fish farming. This paper reviews the current status of the Kenyan fish feed industry and feed management practices. The review includes constraints and...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2019) 22 (4): 417–439.
Published: 02 October 2019
... al., 2016 ; New Zealand, Duggan, 2011 ). The trade in ornamental fishes, which is a multi-billion-dollar industry of generally strong and steady global growth in recent decades (Padilla and Williams, 2004 ; Monticini, 2010 ; Dey, 2016 ), includes captive and reared fishes, invertebrates...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2008) 11 (3): 298–309.
Published: 25 August 2008
... due to decreased nutrient loads from point sources, but the limitation of scattered nutrient loads has been less successful. This development can also be seen in the responses of fish communities. Some 30–40 years ago, waters close to many cities or industrial plants were heavily polluted and had only...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (1998) 1 (1): 101–108.
Published: 01 January 1998
... environmental impact induced by 40 years of exposure to the local petroleum industry. Replicated tissue samples from oysters at four sites associated with the extraction, transport and refinement of petroleum, and from two control sites, were used for stress protein (60 kDa) determination. The relative levels...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2000) 3 (4): 449–458.
Published: 01 January 2000
... impact induced by 40 years of exposure to the local petroleum industry. Samples collected from four sites associated with the extraction, transportation and refinement of petroleum, and from two control sites, were tested at seven three-month intervals. Toxicological assays using acute mortality of brine...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2001) 4 (2): 165–173.
Published: 01 June 2001
... countries in the Arab Gulf to Europe and North America. The lake is the main source of fish for the area of Ismailia and a recreational site where the tourism industry thrives. Recently, numerous complaints have been made about the level of pollution in the lake which affects to a significant extent fishing...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2017) 20 (1-2): 21–29.
Published: 03 April 2017
...U. K. Sarkar; V. K. Dubey; S. P. Singh; Atul K. Singh The major tributaries of the river Ganges basin are currently threatened by various anthropogenic activities which are hampering the ecosystem stability and fish biodiversity of the basin. Multiple indicators were used to prioritize the fish...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2010) 13 (3): 255–268.
Published: 31 August 2010
...Nicholas E. Mandrak; B. Cudmore Over the last 200 years, the fish fauna of the Great Lakes has changed significantly as a result of declines in native species and the deliberate and inadvertent stocking of non-native fishes. These changes have resulted in the global extinction of three taxa and the...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2006) 9 (4): 391–405.
Published: 01 December 2006
... salmonids. Management of New Zealand freshwater fish is dispersed among several departments. New Zealand habitats are pristine by global standards due largely to the recent settlement of European colonists. Many rivers have been impounded for electricity generation; this constitutes the main environmental...