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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Fisheries

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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Aquaculture

Supplying the marine food requirements for an increasing human population

The global human population has grown from around 2.5B in 1950, to 7.1B in 2013;…

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Corvina

How many gulf curvinas have been caught?

Extraction levels in any fishery should never exceed the species’ capacity to recover (never catch…

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Cabo Pulmo

Recovering fishery resources in the Gulf of California

Ocean reefs are a source of food and income for many coastal communities that extract…

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Fisheries

Fisheries driving development in Punta Abreojos, Mexico

Punta Abreojos is one of the most important fishing communities in terms of marine resource…

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Fisheries

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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Alto Golfo

Kilos and Pesos. Interactions between fisheries catch and market value.

The fishing industry provides food both for human or animal consumption. It also provides livelihood…

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Alto Golfo

Mapping sound production by Gulf Corvina at a spawning aggregation site

During the months of March through June, over a million Gulf Corvina (Cynoscion othonopterus) migrate…

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Fisheries

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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Fisheries

Mexico’s national fishery statistics

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

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Fisheries

Spatial structure of commercial marine fisheries in NW Mexico

Marine fisheries in NW Mexico are currently managed as a single group. Our 2011 analysis…

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Fisheries

Who’s eating who?

The characteristics of an ecosystem are often best understood by the feeding relationships of the…

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