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    • Back to the future: integrating rice-fish systems for building resilience 

      Lopez, A.; Yadav, S.; Smith, B.; Freed, S.; De Silva, S.; Dubois, M.; Sarah Freed: 0000-0001-8574-8218; Mark Dubois: 0000-0002-8092-6465 (2021)
      Type: Video
      Integrated rice-fish approaches at farm and land-scape level, supported by a new set of decision support tools can help policy makers and investors in tailoring, targeting, and ultimately, in wide-scale investment in ...
    • Balancing between livelihood and biodiversity conservation: a model study on gear selectivity for harvesting small indigenous fishes in southern Bangladesh 

      Islam, M.M.; Islam, N.; Mostafiz, M.; Sunny, A.R.; Keus, H.J.; Karim, M.; Hossain, M.Z.; Sarker, S.; Manjurul Karim: 0000-0003-4280-3568 (2018)
      Type: Journal Article
      This study has determined a suitable mesh size for small indigenous fish species (SIS) harvesting and has also developed a new gill net operation technique taking into consideration of aquatic biodiversity conservation, ...
    • Balancing carrots and sticks: incentives for sustainable hilsa fishery management in Bangladesh 

      Dewhurst-Richman, N.; Mohammed, E.Y.; Ali, M.L.; Hassan, K.; Wahab, M.A.; Ahmed, Z.F.; Islam, M.M.; Bladon, A.; Haldar, G.C.; Ahmed, C.S.; Majumder, M.K.; Hossain, M.M.; Rahman, A.; Hussein, B. (2016)
      Type: Report
      Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS) and Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU) in collaboration with the Bangladesh government’s Department of Fisheries in 2013–2016 for enhancing the effectiveness and sustainability of ...
    • Balancing hydropower and biodiversity in the Amazon, Congo, and Mekong 

      Winemiller, K.O.; McIntyre, P.B.; Castello, L.; Fluet-Chouinard, E.; Giarrizzo, T.; Nam, S.; Baird, I.G.; Darwall, W.; Lujan, N.K.; Harrison, I.; Stiassny, M.L.J.; Silvano, R.A.M.; Fitzgerald, D.B.; Pelicice, F.M.; Agostinho, A.A.; Gomes, L.C.; Albert, J.S.; Baran, E.; Petrere Jr, M.; Zarfl, C.; Mulligan, M.; Sullivan, J.P.; Arantes, C.C.; Sousa, L.M.; Koning, A.A.; Hoeinghaus, D.J.; Sabaj, M.; Lundberg, J.G.; Armbruster, J.; Thieme, M.L.; Petry, P.; Zuanon, J.; Torrente Vilara, G.; Snoeks, J.; Ou, C.; Rainboth, W.; Pavanelli, C.S.; Akama, A.; van Soesbergen, A.; Sáenz, L. (2016)
      Type: Journal Article
      The worlds most biodiverse river basins (the Amazon, Congo, and Mekong) are experiencing an unprecedented boom in construction of hydropower dams. These projects address important energy needs, but advocates often overestimate ...
    • Bangladesh Country Program: Achievement highlights under the implementation of the CGIAR Research Program on Fish Agri-Food Systems 2017-2021 

      Cullhaj, M.; Ceccarelli, V.; Megi Cullhaj: 0000-0001-9042-3389 (2021)
      Type: Brief
      This brief highlights the major project achievements for the Bangladesh country program in line with the FISH Research Program strategic goals and indicators. The brief was produced taking as reference a series of key ...
    • Bangladesh fisheries: a challenge to resource managers 

      Aguero, M.N. (1986)
      Type: Journal Article
      Bangladesh's freshwater fishery is described, detailing areas of inland fisheries, production and a fisheries management plan which involves a trial 2 year programme.
    • Bangus fry resource assessment in the Philippines 

      Ahmed, M.; Magnayon-Umali, G.A.; Valmonte-Santos, R.A.; Toledo, J.; Lopez, N.; Torres, Jr. F. (2001)
      Type: Report
      The report is the result of an investigative study on the scarcity of milkfish fry in the Philippines, a collaborative effort of BFAR, SEAFDEC, PCAMRD and ICLARM. The study aimed to monitor fry production in selected sites ...
    • BayFish - Tonle Sap: a Bayesian model of the fish production in the Tonle Sap Great Lake, Cambodia. 

      Baran, E.; Jantunen T. (2005)
      Type: Conference Paper
      Probabilistic Bayesian networks have been used as decision making tools mainly in medicine and economics, but recently they have also been utilized in natural resource management. In this study a Bayesian model is built ...
    • Bayfish: a model of environmental factors driving fish production in the lower Mekong basin 

      Baran, E.; Makin, I.; Baird, I.G. (2003)
      Type: Conference Proceedings
      In tropical floodplain systems local populations are generally highly dependent upon the system’s natural aquatic resources. In such systems the annual fish production depends on a combination of biological and physical ...
    • Be croc wise 

      WorldFish (2018)
      Type: Poster
      This poster shows the various ways of avoiding attack from crocodiles.
    • Beche-de-mer fishery in the Philippines 

      Trinidad-Roa, M.J. (1987)
      Type: Journal Article
      The economic importance of the beche-de-mer fishery in the Philippines is discussed, describing the method of collection used. Processing of the sea cucumbers into trepang and pricing/grading of the product are also outlined. ...
    • Beel fisheries of Assam - community-based co-management imperative 

      Baruah, U.K.; Bhagowati, A.K.; Talukdar, R.K.; Saharia, P.K. (2000)
      Type: Journal Article
      The freshwater wetlands (beels) of Assam, India, cover an area of 101 232 ha. For the rural poor, the neighboring wetlands are the only source of fish. They depend on them for their daily consumption of fish as well as a ...
    • Best Fishing and Fish Handling Practices in Lake Nasser 

      El-Far, A.M.; Walid, E.; Habib Mohammed, O.; El-Haweet, A.E.; Nasr-Allah, A.M.; Karisa, H.C.; Ahmed Mohamed Nasr-Allah: 0000-0001-6299-8556; Harrison Charo Karisa: 0000-0001-5323-794X (2018)
      Type: Manual
      Manual on fishing and fish Handling practices in Lake Nasser.
    • Better management practices for fish handling in the Egyptian market, focusing on farmed fish (Arabic) 

      Nasr-Allah, A.M.; Ahmed Mohamed Nasr-Allah: 0000-0001-6299-8556 (2021)
      Type: Manual
      Better management practices for fish handling in the Egyptian market, focusing on farmed fish (in Arabic)
    • Better management practices for tilapia culture in Egypt (Arabic) 

      Al-Kenawy, D.A.; Nasr-Allah, A.M.; Mohamed, F.; Dickson, M.W.; Gamal Othman, E.; Diaa Abdel Reheem Al-Kenawy: 0000-0001-7737-6880; Ahmed Mohamed Nasr-Allah: 0000-0001-6299-8556; Malcolm William Dickson: 0000-0003-2181-2625 (2021)
      Type: Manual
      This country specific better management practices (BMP) instruction manual is hoped to enhance the capacity of grow-out farmers and extension service providers in Egypt to support scaling of WorldFish technologies (e.g. ...
    • Better Management Practices: Small Scale Aquaculture Survey Report 

      Pan Wai, N.; Ali, S.A.; Syed Aman Ali: 0000-0003-3876-130X
      Type: Internal Report
      This report illustrates the findings and recommendations of a survey carried out to verify and observe that Small-scale Aquaculture (SSA) farmers from the project area have adopted better management practices (BMPs) in an ...
    • Beverton and Holt equations: spreadsheet functions and uncertainty 

      Pitcher, T.J. (1999)
      Type: Journal Article
      This contribution illustrates how modern spreadsheets aid the calculation and visualization of yield models and how the effects of uncertainties may be incorporated using Monte Carlo simulation. It is argued that analogous ...
    • Beyond gender-blind livelihoods: Considerations for coastal livelihood initiatives 

      Lawless, S.; Cohen, P.J.; Siota, F.; Orirana, G.; Doyle, K.; McDougall, C.; Philippa Jane Cohen: 0000-0002-9987-1943; Cynthia McDougall: 0000-0002-5606-6813 (2020)
      Type: Working Paper
      Sustainable and improved livelihoods are often entry points to enhance human well-being and the management of natural resources (Allison and Ellis 2001; Sulu et al. 2015). Yet research shows that many of these livelihood ...
    • Beyond Social-Ecological Traps: Fostering Transformations Towards Sustainability 

      Olsson, P.; Blythe, J.; Osterblom, H.; Eriksson, H. (eds.) (2018)
      Type: Journal Article
      This special issue with themes "Beyond Social-Ecological Traps: Fostering Transformations Towards Sustainability" have 11 papers.
    • Beyond social-ecological traps: fostering transformations towards sustainability 

      Eriksson, H.; Blythe, J.; Osterblum, H.; Olsson, P.; Hampus Eriksson: 0000-0003-1199-6889 (2021)
      Type: Journal Article
      This Special Feature is motivated by the rigorous, and growing, theoretical and empirical body of literature on social- ecological traps. Building on the foundational literature, which describes the context in many of the ...