Chapter 8. Life Table Analysis: Balancing Commercial Fisheries with Sea Bird “by-Catch”

  1. James P. Gibbs,
  2. Malcolm L. Hunter Jr. and
  3. Eleanor J. Sterling

Published Online: 26 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444319576.ch8

Problem-Solving in Conservation Biology and Wildlife Management

Problem-Solving in Conservation Biology and Wildlife Management

How to Cite

Gibbs, J. P., Hunter, M. L. and Sterling, E. J. (2008) Life Table Analysis: Balancing Commercial Fisheries with Sea Bird “by-Catch”, in Problem-Solving in Conservation Biology and Wildlife Management, Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444319576.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 8 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405152877

Online ISBN: 9781444319576

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Keywords:

  • life table analysis - balancing commercial fisheries with sea bird ‘by-catch’;
  • population management issues;
  • applied demographic analysis;
  • informed decisions and ways of managing harvest of two populations;
  • constructing life table;
  • mean generation time of population;
  • evaluating harvest strategy for fishes;
  • balancing fish harvest versus incidental drowning of seabirds

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Objective

  • Procedures

  • Expected Products

  • Discussion

  • Making It Happen

  • Further Resources