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    • A fish crop may improve rice yields and ricefields 

      Lightfoot, C.; Roger, P.A.; Cagauan, A.G.; Dela Cruz, C.R. (1990)
      Type: Journal Article
      Rice and fish are important in Asian diets. Up to now the supplies of rice and fish have come from differentRice and fish are important in Asian diets. Up to now the supplies of rice and fish have come from different ...
    • A fish farmers cooperative in the Central African Republic 

      Berube, M. (1989)
      Type: Journal Article
      Since March 1987, there has been an experimental fish farmers cooperative near Bangui, in the Central African Republic. Its objective is to increase the productivity of existing ponds: currently 2-3 mt/ha/year. Previous ...
    • A fisheries co-management case study from The Gambia 

      Njie, M.; Mikkola, H. (2001)
      Type: Journal Article
      User involvement in fisheries management has been around for some time, but few analytical papers have been published on the subject in Africa. Most of these initiatives fall under the rubric of co-management. But what is ...
    • A fishing community's response to seaweed farming 

      Smith, I.R.; Smith, R.P. (1980)
      Type: Journal Article
      The transition of a fishing community of Hingotanan, Philippines, from almost exclusive dependance on capturefishing to extensive involvement in seaweed (Eucheuma species) farming is described.
    • A framework for future training in marine and coastal protected area management 

      McManus, J.W.; van Zwol. C.; Garces, L.R.; Sadacharan, D. (eds.) (1998)
      Type: Conference Proceedings
      Proceedings of the Workshop on a Framework for Future Training in Marine and Coastal Protected Area Management held in Manila, Philippines, from 3 to 7 November 1997. With funding from the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign ...
    • A framework for rapid appraisal of coastal environments 

      Pido, M.D.; Chua, T.E. (1992)
      Type: Conference Proceedings
      Taking off from the concept and methodology of rapid rural appraisal (RRA) and allied modes of research, the rapid appraisal of coastal environments (RACE) attempts to expedite the coastal zone planning process. The RACE ...
    • A framework for understanding climate change impacts on coral reef social-ecological systems 

      Cinner, J.E.; Pratchett, M.S.; Graham, N.A.J.; Messmer, V.; Fuentes, M.M.P.B.; Ainsworth, T.; Ban, N.; Bay, L.K.; Blythe, J. et al. (2016)
      Type: Journal Article
      Corals and coral-associated species are highly vulnerable to the emerging effects of global climate change. The widespread degradation of coral reefs, which will be accelerated by climate change, jeopardizes the goods and ...
    • A framework to assess national level vulnerability from the perspective of food security: The case of coral reef fisheries 

      Hughes, S.; Yau, A.; Max, L.; Petrovic, N.; Davenport, F.; Marshall, M.; McClanahan, T.R.; Allison, E.H.; Cinner, J.E. (2012)
      Type: Journal Article
      Measuring the vulnerability of human populations to environmental change is increasingly being used to develop appropriate adaptation policies and management plans for different economic sectors. We developed a national-level ...
    • A global experiment on tilapia aquaculture: impacts of the Pond Dynamics/Aquaculture CRSP in Rwanda, Honduras, Philippines and Thailand 

      Molnar, J.J.; Hanson, T.R.; Lovshin, L.L.; Circa, A.V. (1996)
      Type: Journal Article
      The Pond Dynamics/Aquaculture Collaborative Research Support Program (PDA/CRSP) is a global research network to generate basic science that may be used to advance aquaculture development. One of a family of research programs ...
    • A global perspective on the trophic geography of sharks 

      Bird, C.S. et al.; Alexander Tilley: 0000-0002-6363-0945 (2018)
      Type: Journal Article
      Sharks are a diverse group of mobile predators that forage across varied spatial scales and have the potential to influence food web dynamics. The ecological consequences of recent declines in shark biomass may extend ...
    • A global protocol for monitoring of coral bleaching 

      Oliver, J.; Setiasih, N.; Marshall, P.; Hansen, L. (2004)
      Type: Journal Article
      Coral bleaching and subsequent mortality represent a major threat to the future health and productivity of coral reefs. However a lack of reliable data on occurrence, severity and other characteristics of bleaching events ...
    • A Governance analysis of the Barotse Floodplain System, Zambia: Identifying obstacles and opportunities 

      Madzudzo, E.; Mulanda, A.; Nagoli, J.; Lunda, J.; Ratner, B.D.; Joseph Nagoli: 0000-0002-8919-1397 (2013)
      Type: Working Paper
      The Barotse floodplain is an ecosystem characterized by a paradox of widespread poverty amidst high ecological and agricultural potential. The CGIAR Research Program on Aquatic Agricultural Systems (AAS) seeks to address ...
    • A guide to ECOPATH II software system (version 2.0) 

      Christensen, V.; Pauly, D. (1991)
      Type: Manual
      This guide documents the use and background of the ECOPATH II software system written for MS DOS computers for straightforward construction and parametrization of steady-state trophic models of aquatic ecosystems. ECOPATH ...
    • A guide to mangrove rehabilitation in Solomon Islands 

      WorldFish (2012)
      Type: Brochure
      There are about 30 species of mangroves in Solomon Islands, representing 40% of the world’s mangrove species. They can be found on most islands and it is estimated that mangroves here cover an area of about 50 000 hectares. ...
    • A guide to the ECOPATH II software system (version 2.1) 

      Christensen, V.; Pauly, D. (1992)
      Type: Manual
      The software described in the present guide is designed to help user construct a simple model of an aquatic ecosystem.
    • A handbook for rapid appraisal of fisheries management systems: (version 1) 

      Pido, M.; Pomeroy, R.S.; Carlos, M.B.; Garces, L.R. (1996)
      Type: Book
      The Rapid Appraisal of Fisheries Management Systems (RAFMS) is a semistructured research tool designed to quickly document and evaluate the existing local-level fisheries management systems in a given fishing community. ...
    • A hatchery manual for the common, Chinese and Indian major carps 

      Jhingran, V.G.; Pullin, R.S.V. (1985)
      Type: Working Paper
      The manual aims to provide a practical guidance to carp hatchery workers and background information on carp biology and culture. Conditions and techniques relative to the Asian Development Bank member countries are emphasized.
    • A hatchery manual for the common, Chinese and Indian major carps (2nd rev ed.) 

      Jhingran, V.G.; Pullin, R.S.V. (1985)
      Type: Working Paper
      This major work on carp hatchery and nursery methods was part of an Asian Development Bank (ADB) project to improve carp seed production technology in ADB-member countries notably Bangladesh, Burma, Indonesia, Nepal, ...
    • A higher level classification of all living organisms 

      Ruggiero, M.A.; Gordon, D.P.; Orrell, T.M.; Bailly, N. et al. (2015)
      Type: Journal Article
      The authors present a consensus classification of life to embrace the more than 1.6 million species already provided by more than 3,000 taxonomists' expert opinions in a unified and coherent, hierarchically ranked system ...
    • A history of fishing with explosives and poisons in Hong Kong waters 

      Cornish, A.S.; McKellar, D. (1998)
      Type: Journal Article
      Fishing with explosives is still being practiced aroung Hong Kong. The first legislation against blast fishing was passed in Hong Kong in 1903. Since then, successive legislation has increased the penalties and fines on ...