An overview of objectives for fisheries management
- A brief description of modern aims and targets for fisheries management that have been used recently is given. This covers MSY, F<sub>max</sub>, F<sub>msy</sub>,F<sub>0.1</sub>, spawning stock maintenance, buffer stock maintenance, status quo F, F<sub>med</sub>, F<sub>low</sub>, F<sub>high</sub>, and constant escapement. A selection of examples from managed fisheries is given.
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