Chapter 8. Sustainability of the Falkland Islands Loligo Squid Fishery

  1. E. J. Milner-Gulland2 and
  2. Ruth Mace3
  1. Sophie des Clers

Published Online: 5 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444313598.ch8

Conservation of Biological Resources

Conservation of Biological Resources

How to Cite

des Clers, S. (1998) Sustainability of the Falkland Islands Loligo Squid Fishery, in Conservation of Biological Resources (eds E. J. Milner-Gulland and R. Mace), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444313598.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Ecosystems Analysis and Management Group, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK

  2. 3

    Department of Anthropology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK

Author Information

  1. Renewable Resources Assessment Group, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, 8 Princes Gardens, London SW7 1NA, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 JUL 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780865427389

Online ISBN: 9781444313598



  • Falkland Islands Loligo squid fishery sustainability;
  • Falldand Islands Conservation Zone (FICZ);
  • Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ);
  • Falkland Islands fisheries conservation zones;
  • sea temperature effect on cephalopod life cycle;
  • management scientific advice;
  • Loligogahi fishery assessed by modified Leslie-DeLury model;
  • Loligo squid fishery in Falklands waters - signs of sustainability;
  • identifying sustainable scale of local fishing industry;
  • Falkland Islands fisheries management regime


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Development of the Falkland Islands fisheries

  • The Loligo fishery

  • Long-term sustainability