Special Issue "Marine Fisheries and Ecosystem Modeling"
A special issue of Water (ISSN 2073-4441). This special issue belongs to the section "Biodiversity and Functionality of Aquatic Ecosystems".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 March 2022) | Viewed by 4671
Interests: fisheries oceanography; fisheries ecology; ecology of fishes and other aquatic organisms in relation to their sustainable exploitation; scientific advice to fisheries management
The sustainable exploitation of marine fish populations is an important issue worldwide, due to the globally increasing impacts of fishing efforts and climate change. It is essential to evaluate how both these factors affect the dynamics of natural resources in order to develop adaptation policies that aim to reduce their impacts. There is a general lack of information on the mechanisms governing marine ecosystems, which needs to be addressed. This Special Issue will focus on recent trends in this topic, assessing the role of the different modelling methodologies available, and exploring innovative approaches in support of marine fisheries management, suggesting alternative pathways to be adopted in order to limit the vulnerability of marine species to environmental changes and fishing activities.
Prof. Dr. Bernardo Patti
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- marine fish populations
- marine ecosystems
- environmental factors
- climate change
- mechanistic models
- statistical models