Alternative fishing gears may do more harm than good in the Upper Gulf of California

Alternative fishing gears are often designed with one target species in mind. If the new…

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Economic value of fishing activity in the lagoon complex of Bahía Magdalena-Almejas, B.C.S., Mexico

The communities of Puerto San Carlos and Puerto Chale are part of the Bahía Magdalena-Almejas…

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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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Fishing in Bahia Magdalena-Almejas: economic engine for Baja California Sur

The Baja California peninsula produces nearly 50% of the total national fisheries product (1,2). Bahia…

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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…

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Spatial Distribution of Potential Fishing Effort in the Gulf of California, Mexico

The Gulf of California is well known for being one of the world’s top marine…

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Comparing two fishing communities in the Upper Gulf of California

Fishing activity is essential for the social and economic well being of coastal communities around…

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Tying it all together

The Gulf corvina (Cynoscion othonopterus), a large marine fish endemic to the Upper Gulf of…

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How much does it cost to fish?

Understanding the economic costs of fishing is important in order to evaluate the long term…

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Fishing vessel movement: recording Mexico’s fishermen

Collecting spatial information on the movement of fishing vessels and the deployment of fishing gear…

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Species specific exploitation: using collaboration with artisanal fisheries to record species distributions

Different fish live in different places and their distribution will determine when and where the…

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