Fisheries Management Laws and Regulations

  • Edwin S. Iversen


One would hope, after many years of data gathering and planning, that a fisheries management program could be put into effect without a fight or receiving undeserved abusive remarks and threats. The following comments taken from a 1981 paper by S. Wright of the Washington Department of Fisheries are a good example of what fishery managers must cope with.


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Fisheries Management—Laws and Regulation

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Edwin S. Iversen
    • 1
  1. 1.Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric ScienceUniversity of MiamiMiamiUSA

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