2011

Shifting Baselines

The Past and the Future of Ocean Fisheries

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ISBN: 978-1-61091-029-3 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Introduction: The Importance of Shifting Baselines

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      Pages 1-7

      Introduction: The Importance of Shifting Baselines

  3. The Problem Defined

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-11

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      Pages 13-19

      A Shoreline Remembrance

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      Pages 21-32

      The “March of Folly” in Global Fisheries

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      Pages 33-42

      If a Frond Falls in the Kelp Forest (does it make any sound?)

  4. Anchovies and Sardines

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 43-45

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      Pages 47-57

      The Sardine-Anchovy Puzzle

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      Pages 59-76

      Variations in Fisheries and Complex Ocean Environments

  5. Cod

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 77-78

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      Pages 79-113

      The Historical Abundance of Cod on the Nova Scotian Shelf

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      Pages 115-133

      History and Context: Reflections from Newfoundland

  6. Methods in Historical Marine Ecology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 135-136

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      Pages 137-161

      Uncovering the Ocean’s Past

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      Pages 163-173

      Whales, Logbooks, and DNA

  7. From Fisheries Management to Ecosystems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 175-176

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      Pages 177-191

      Management in the Gulf of Maine

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      Pages 193-203

      Lessons from Coral Reefs

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 205-206

      Epilogue: Shifting Baselines for the Future

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 207-296