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Title: Fisheries Management of Mexican and Central American Estuaries

The contributed papers in this book provide research undertaken in estuarine systems of Mexico and Central America that aim to provide a scientific basis for proper estuarine management. The book is divided in three parts that cover topics associated with fisheries management and regulations: physicochemical studies, ecological studies and socioeconomic studies. This introduction outlines the contents of this book in relation to the management of coastal ecosystems, which have a high socioeconomic importance for a large proportion of the population in this area of the world. Rather than be a definitive suite of papers for the regulation of these habitats, the goal of this book is to outline the urgent need to continue research of threatened coastal ecosystems of Mexico and Central America.
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Related Information: Estuaries of the World
J-P Ducrotoy; Springer Science+Business Media, Dordrecht, Netherlands.
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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), Richland, WA (US)
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United States
MEXICO; CENTRAL AMERICA; ESTUARIES fisheries management; Mexico; Central America; estuaries