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Social licence as social contract: procedural fairness and forest agreement-making in Australia

Justine Lacey, Peter Edwards and Julian Lamont.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 10462 words.

The term, social licence to operate, has been used in the forestry sector since the mid to late 1990s to refer to the broad approval or acceptance that communities, the wider public and...

Environmental stewardship as a new form of fisheries governance

Tim S. Gray and Jenny Hatchard.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

May 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 5797 words.

Gray, T. S., and Hatchard, J. 2007. Environmental stewardship as a new form of fisheries governance. – ICES Journal of Marine Science, 64: 786–792.

Environmental stewardship...

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Assessing the potential biases of ignoring sexual dimorphism and mating mechanism in using a single-sex demographic model: the shortfin mako shark as a case study

Wen-Pei Tsai, Kwang-Ming Liu, André E. Punt and Chi-Lu Sun.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

March 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 4933 words.

Most demographic models explicitly track the dynamics of a single sex. However, single-sex models may lead to rather poor results when vital rates and other demographic parameters differ...

Model prediction vs. reality—testing the predictions of a European eel (Anguilla anguilla) stock dynamics model against the in situ observation of silver eel escapement in compliance with the European eel regulation

E. Prigge, L. Marohn, R. Oeberst and R. Hanel.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

March 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 6570 words.

Prigge, E., Marohn, L., Oeberst R., and Hanel, R. 2013. Model prediction vs. reality—testing the predictions of a European eel (Anguilla anguilla) stock dynamics model against...

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Exit and entry of fishing vessels: an evaluation of factors affecting investment decisions in the North Sea English beam trawl fleet

Alex N. Tidd, Trevor Hutton, Laurence T. Kell and Gurpreet Padda.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

May 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 7432 words.

Tidd, A. N., Hutton, T., Kell, L. T., and Padda, G. 2011. Exit and entry of fishing vessels: an evaluation of factors affecting investment decisions in the North Sea English...

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Competition for marine space: modelling the Baltic Sea fisheries and effort displacement under spatial restrictions

Francois Bastardie, J. Rasmus Nielsen, O. R. Eigaard, H. O. Fock, P. Jonsson and V. Bartolino.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

March 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 9941 words.

Maritime spatial planning (MSP) and fishery management may generate extra costs for fisheries by constraining fishers activity with conservation areas and new utilizations of the sea. More...

Disciplinary diversity in marine sciences: the urgent case for an integration of research

Till Markus, Helmut Hillebrand, Anna-Katharina Hornidge, Gesche Krause and Achim Schlüter.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

March 2018; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 5473 words.

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Recent events and trends in international relations are making it necessary for scientists to design their projects in ways that can integrate...

Implementing effective fisheries-management systems – management strategy evaluation and the Australian partnership approach

A. D. M. Smith, K. J. Sainsbury and R. A. Stevens.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 0 words.

Fisheries management is characterized by multiple and conflicting objectives, multiple stakeholders with divergent interests and high levels of uncertainty about the dynamics of the...

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Modelling fishing location choice within mixed fisheries: English North Sea beam trawlers in 2000 and 2001

Trevor Hutton, Simon Mardle, Sean Pascoe and Robin A. Clark.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 6799 words.

Numerous studies have proposed methodologies to model fisher behaviour with the aim of predicting the outcomes of decision-making on board a fishing vessel. Both short- and long-term...

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An initial evaluation of management strategies for the southern bluefin tuna fishery

T. Polacheck, N. L. Klaer, C. Millar and A. L. Preece.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 0 words.

Within the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna there has not been agreement on a mechanism for adjusting quotas for the resource. It has been proposed that development...

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The social licence to operate: a critical review

Kieren Moffat, Justine Lacey, Airong Zhang and Sina Leipold.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 11523 words.

Changing societal expectations have influenced the way industries involved in the development or extraction of natural resources conduct their operations around the world. Increasingly,...

Experiences in the evaluation and implementation of management procedures

D. S. Butterworth and A. E. Punt.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 0 words.

A synthesis of the authors' experience with the evaluation and implementation of management procedures in Australasia, southern Africa, and the International Whaling Commission (IWC) is...

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Analysis of non-linear relationships between catch per unit effort and abundance in a tuna purse-seine fishery simulated with artificial neural networks

Daniel Gaertner and Michel Dreyfus-Leon.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 4590 words.

A simulation study, combining grid- and individual-based approaches, was conducted to analyse the shape of the relationship between catch per unit effort (cpue) and abundance in a tuna...

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A framework for selecting a suite of indicators for fisheries management

Jake C. Rice and Marie-Joëlle Rochet.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 7787 words.

We develop a framework for the objective selection of a suite of indicators for use in fisheries management. The framework encompasses eight steps, and provides guidance on pitfalls to be...

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Evaluation of current and alternative fisheries management scenarios based on spawning-per-recruit (SPR), revenue-per-recruit (RPR), and yield-per-recruit (YPR) diagrams

T. Katsukawa.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 2429 words.

Spawning-per-recruit (SPR) and yield-per-recruit (YPR) analyses are widely used in stock assessments of exploited fish populations. In decision-making for fisheries management, the...

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The role of behavioural flexibility in a whole of ecosystem model

Ingrid E. van Putten, Rebecca J. Gorton, Elizabeth A. Fulton and Olivier Thebaud.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

January 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 8417 words.

van Putten, I. E., Gorton, R. J., Fulton, E. A., and Thebaud, O. 2013. The role of behavioural flexibility in a whole of ecosystem model. – ICES Journal of Marine Science,...

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Comparing and coupling a water quality and a fisheries ecosystem model of the Chesapeake Bay for the exploratory assessment of resource management strategies

Howard Townsend.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

April 2014; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 5155 words.

The Chesapeake Bay (CB) is the North America's largest estuary and is a highly productive ecosystem. State and Federal agencies have been working for over two decades to implement...

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Hazard warning: model misuse ahead

Mark Dickey-Collas, Mark R. Payne, Verena M. Trenkel and Richard D. M. Nash.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

October 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 5084 words.

The use of modelling approaches in marine science, and in particular fisheries science, is explored. We highlight that the choice of model used for an analysis should account for the...

Potential effects of climate change on northwest Portuguese coastal zones

Carlos Coelho, Raquel Silva, Fernando Veloso-Gomes and Francisco Taveira-Pinto.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

August 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 6208 words.

Coelho, C., Silva, R., Veloso-Gomes, F., and Taveira-Pinto, F. 2009. Potential effects of climate change on northwest Portuguese coastal zones. – ICES Journal of Marine...

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“Satisficing” and trade-offs: evaluating rebuilding strategies for Greenland halibut off the east coast of Canada

David C. M. Miller and Peter A. Shelton.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

December 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 5225 words.

Miller, D. C. M., and Shelton, P. A. 2010. “Satisficing” and trade-offs: evaluating rebuilding strategies for Greenland halibut off the east coast of Canada. – ICES Journal of...

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