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Author Pauly, D. (Daniel)

Title 5 easy pieces : how fishing impacts marine ecosystems / Daniel Pauly
Published Washington, DC : Island Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 193 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series The state of the world's ocean series
State of the world's oceans series.
Contents Primary Production Required. -- A Summer in Manila -- Primary Production Required to Sustain Global Fisheries -- A Response and a Tedious Rejoinder -- The World According to Pimm -- Coverage by the Mass Media -- A Large Fermi Solution -- Fishing Down the Food Web. -- Another Summer in Manila -- Fishing Down Marine Food Webs -- FAO's Comments and Rejoinder -- The CBD and its "Marine Trophic Index" -- The Jellyfish Sandwich -- China and the World's Fisheries. -- Spring in Vancouver Island -- Systematic Distortion in World Fisheries Catch Trends -- The Economist, the FAO, and the World -- Chinese Responses -- The Media, or How Everyone Likes a Different Sauce -- Sustainability. -- What Is Sustainability, Anyway? -- Towards Sustainability in Global Fisheries -- Future of Fisheries. -- Stepping into the Future -- The Future of Fisheries -- The Future Revisited -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1: The Origins of the 100 Million Tonnes Myth -- Appendix 2: Rejoinder : Response to Caddy et al. -- Appendix 3: Post-1998 Studies of "Fishing Down."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Fisheries -- Environmental aspects.
Marine ecology.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009051082
ISBN 1597269689 (electronic bk.)
9781597269681 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles 5 easy pieces : the impact of fisheries on marine ecosystems
Five easy pieces