Fisheries Management of Mexican and Central American Estuaries

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ISBN: 978-94-017-8916-5 (Print) 978-94-017-8917-2 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-28

    Introduction on Managing Fisheries in Estuarine Systems of Mexico and Central America

  3. Physicochemical Considerations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 29-29

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      Chapter

      Pages 31-38

      Water Quality Effects on Fish Larvae in a Tropical Coastal Lagoon of the Gulf of Mexico

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      Chapter

      Pages 39-49

      Mercury in Fish, Crustaceans and Mollusks from Estuarine Areas in the Pacific Ocean and Gulf of Mexico Under Varying Human Impact

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      Chapter

      Pages 51-66

      Establishing Management Strategies for Boca de Camichín Estuarine System Using Nutrient Carrying Capacity

  4. Ecological Considerations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 67-67

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      Chapter

      Pages 69-79

      Trophic Relationships within a Subtropical Estuarine Food Web from the Southeast Gulf of California through Analysis of Stable Isotopes of Carbon and Nitrogen

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      Chapter

      Pages 81-91

      Changes in the Hydrological Regime of Coastal Lagoons Affect Mangroves and Small Scale Fisheries: The Case of the Mangrove-Estuarine Complex of Marismas Nacionales (Pacific Coast of Mexico)

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      Chapter

      Pages 93-112

      Effect of Environmental Factors on Zooplankton Abundance and Distribution in River Discharge Influence Areas in the Southern Gulf of Mexico

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      Chapter

      Pages 113-121

      Managing Artisanal Fisheries in Estuarine Systems Through the Use of Fishing Zones in the South Eastern Gulf of California

  5. Socioeconomic Considerations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 123-123

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      Chapter

      Pages 125-154

      Ecosystem-Based Fisheries Management of a Biological Corridor Along the Northern Sonora Coastline (NE Gulf of California)

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      Chapter

      Pages 155-181

      “Marine Areas of Responsible Fishing”: A Path Toward Small-Scale Fisheries Co-Management in Costa Rica? Perspectives from Golfo Dulce

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      Chapter

      Pages 183-206

      Wetland Conservation in Northern Sonora, Mexico: Legal Tools and Active Communities

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    Chapter

    Pages E1-E3

    Erratum

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 207-213