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The value of fisheries in the Upper Gulf of California

In April 2015, a temporary suspension of fishing with gill nets in the Upper Gulf…

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Biological and fisheries monitoring of the Gulf Corvina in the Upper Gulf of California

In the Upper Gulf of California, the Gulf corvina (Cynoscion othonopterus) fishery is one of…

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Gulf Mangroves Store Carbon by the Ton

Severely threatened around the world, mangrove forests provide us with many irreplaceable ecosystem services, including…

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Mexico’s national fishery statistics

Conclusions In 1995 the Mexican Secretariat of Fisheries published the National Fisheries Inventory for the…

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Mangroves

Distant mangroves share similar fish communities, while neighbors can be different

Mangrove forests form complex and productive ecosystems at the edges of the tropical oceans, and…

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Kelp Forests

Assessing the role of fish in kelp forests and rocky reefs

There is a widespread perception that the healthier an ecosystem is, the more species it…

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Fisheries

Echosounder surveys reveal that small fish escape from the Gulf Corvina fishery

Every spring, adult Gulf Corvina (Cynoscion othonopterus) return to where they were born in the…

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Gulf Corvina

The value of fisheries in the Upper Gulf of California

In April 2015, a temporary suspension of fishing with gill nets in the Upper Gulf…

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Artisanal Fisheries

Biological and fisheries monitoring of the Gulf Corvina in the Upper Gulf of California

In the Upper Gulf of California, the Gulf corvina (Cynoscion othonopterus) fishery is one of…

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Habitat Diversity

Bahía Magdalena: habitat diversity sustains fisheries

The lagoon complex Bahia Magdalena-Almejas (BMA) is one of the most biodiverse lagoon ecosystems in…

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Coral Reef

Marine habitat distributions in the Gulf of California

The value of nature and its contribution to human well-being and development is being increasingly…

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Ecosystem Dynamics

A description of El Niño/La Niña effects in the Gulf of California

The El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO) is an irregular, periodic variation in the sea surface…

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