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 provide key habitat for numerous...

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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 Colorado River Delta of the...

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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 of California came into effect,...

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Bahía Magdalena: habitat diversity sustains fisheries

The lagoon complex Bahia Magdalena-Almejas (BMA) is one of the most biodiverse lagoon ecosystems in the state of Baja California...

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Marine habitat distributions in the Gulf of California

The value of nature and its contribution to human well-being and development is being increasingly appreciated by researchers, communities, and...

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Finding fish with sound at Cabo Pulmo National Park

Counting fish is not an easy task and traditionally requires dive teams to spend many hours underwater swimming transect lines...

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Recovering fishery resources in the Gulf of California

Ocean reefs are a source of food and income for many coastal communities that extract a great variety of fish,...

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Sardine fishery collapse in the Gulf of California

Sardines and anchovies are small pelagic fish (also known as forage fish), low in the food chain that make-up approximately...

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Fisheries driving development in Punta Abreojos, Mexico

Punta Abreojos is one of the most important fishing communities in terms of marine resource use and management in the...

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The lunar cycle and the fisheries of the Upper Gulf of California

In the Upper Gulf of California large tidal fluctuations, as well as migration and spawning aggregations formed by species, are...

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