Chapter 16. Simulating the Marine Environment and its Use in Fisheries Research

  1. Andy Payne,
  2. John Cotter and
  3. Ted Potter
  1. Clive J. Fox1,2 and
  2. John N. Aldridge2

Published Online: 9 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444302653.ch16

Advances in Fisheries Science: 50 years on from Beverton and Holt

Advances in Fisheries Science: 50 years on from Beverton and Holt

How to Cite

Fox, C. J. and Aldridge, J. N. (2008) Simulating the Marine Environment and its Use in Fisheries Research, in Advances in Fisheries Science: 50 years on from Beverton and Holt (eds A. Payne, J. Cotter and T. Potter), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444302653.ch16

Editor Information

  1. Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas), Pakefield Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Scottish Association for Marine Science, Dunstaffnage Marine Laboratory, Oban, Argyll PA37 1QA, Scotland, UK

  2. 2

    Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas), Pakefield Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 17 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405170833

Online ISBN: 9781444302653

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Keywords:

  • simulating marine environment and its use in fisheries research;
  • transport and dispersal of fish eggs and larvae;
  • particle tracking – linking spawning and nursery grounds;
  • beyond simple particle tracking;
  • coupled physical–biological models for stock assessment;
  • Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Approaches to modelling the Transport and Dispersal of Fish Eggs and Larvae

  • Beyond Simple Particle Tracking

  • Conclusions on the State of the Art, and a Note of Caution

  • Will Coupled Physical-Biological Models be used for Stock Assessment and to Provide Management Advice in the Near Future?

  • References