Essays about: "anchoveta"

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  1. 1. Assessing the impact of new Individual Vessel Quota legislation on the sustainability of the Peruvian anchoveta fishery

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Falco Mueller-Fischler; [2013]
    Keywords : anchoveta; Peru; El Niño; common-pool resources; access theory; fisheries management; fisheries policy; industrial fishing; forage fish; fishmeal; total allowable catch; individual vessel quota; rights-based management; Humboldt Current System; anchoveta; Perú; Decreto Legislativo 1084; El Niño; recursos de propiedad común; teoría del acceso; gestión de pesquería; política pesquera; pesca industrial; harina de pescado; derechos de pesca; límite máximo de captura por embarcación; Corriente de Humboldt;

    Abstract : The Peruvian anchoveta fishery was for nearly 60 years characterized by the unsustainable dynamics of open access resource pools. This thesis investigates whether the 2009 Peruvian Legislative Decree 1084 on Individual Vessel Quotas (IVQ's) is an effective response to the industrial overcapacity and race-to-fish problems that threatened the environment before its implementation. READ MORE