Chapter 11. Trends and Developments in Catch and Release

  1. Øystein Aas
  1. David Policansky

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470697597.ch11

Global Challenges in Recreational Fisheries

Global Challenges in Recreational Fisheries

How to Cite

Policansky, D. (2008) Trends and Developments in Catch and Release, in Global Challenges in Recreational Fisheries (ed Ø. Aas), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470697597.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405156578

Online ISBN: 9780470697597

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Keywords:

  • catch and release (C&R);
  • management tool;
  • freshwaters;
  • recreational fishing;
  • specialized management

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Abstract

  • Overview

  • Factors affecting C&R mortality of striped bass caught on natural bait in Chesapeake Bay

  • Potential effects of circle hooks on the US recreational Atlantic billfish fishery

  • The Atlantic salmon C&R story

  • The challenge of ethical angling: the case of C&R and its relation to fish welfar

  • References