Ecological and economic considerations in the conservation and management of the Pacific sardine (Sardinops sagax)

Ecological and economic considerations in the conservation and management of the Pacific sardine (Sardinops sagax)

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystem: species
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $7/kg/year: Price of increased biomass of noncommercial species needed to justify leaving sardines in the sea as a forage species
Region: Americas / Pacific
Data source: This source provided by Salman Hussain at the Scottish Agricultural College.

Publication information

Field, John Hannesson, RognvaldurHerrick, Samuel, Jr. “Ecological and economic considerations in the conservation and management of the Pacific sardine (Sardinops sagax)” Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2009

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