Essays about: "fisheries"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 101 essays containing the word fisheries.

  1. 1. Tourism and marine resource conservation tentacle in tentacle? Zanzibari hotels as biosphere stewards in support of octopus closures

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Michael Bohlin; [2020]
    Keywords : Corporate biosphere stewardship; tourism; marine resource conservation; small-scale fisheries; Zanzibar; trade; value chain; octopus; signal dilution; Mashirikiani ya kibiosphere stewardship; utalii; uhifadhi wa rasilimali zabahari; wavuvi wadogo wadogo; Zanzibar; biashara; mnyororo wa thamani; pweza; signal dilution;

    Abstract : Tourism fuels the Zanzibari economy but adds to the depletion of marine resources. However, the concept of corporate biosphere stewardship suggests that companies with consolidated power can influence sustainability pathways. READ MORE

  2. 2. Managing farm-centric risks in production at the flood-prone locations of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Arifullah Arifullah; [2020]
    Keywords : agriculture; risk attitude; management strategies; risk perception; Khyber Pakhtunkhwa;

    Abstract : The monsoon floods of 2010, 2011, and 2014 in Pakistan caused severe damage to crops, fisheries, forestry, livestock, and primary infrastructures, such as water channels, tube wells, houses, people, seed stocks, animal shelters, fertilizers and agricultural equipment/machinery. Floods are a major source of risk to agriculture in Pakistan and other countries in South Asia. READ MORE

  3. 3. Havet hör bygden till : kustnära fiske och gastronomi på Österlen

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Viktor Vesterberg; [2019]
    Keywords : kustnära fiske; sense of place; place identity; gastronomi; meroir;

    Abstract : Fisket har fram tills nyligen varit en viktig näring på Österlen och området är fortfarande präglat av en kustbygdsidentitet som det kustnära fisket varit delaktigt i att konstruera. Österlen är idag välkänt för sina många restauranger med gastronomiskt anseende vilka ofta har ett stort fokus på lokalproducerade råvaror. READ MORE

  4. 4. Trapping efficiency and retention ability of four pontoon trap entrance types for use in coastal cod fishing, a fishing gear development field trial in the Baltic sea

    University essay from SLU/Dept. Of Aquatic Resources

    Author : Nils Nyquist; [2019]
    Keywords : cod; pontoon trap; entrance type; coastal fisheries; video analysis; BORIS;

    Abstract : As the Baltic Sea cod gets smaller both in number and size, and the grey seal population continues to increase, the need for alternative fishing methods in coastal fisheries increases. In this project one commercially used and three experimental pontoon trap entrances are tested with the objective to investigate if there are differences in trapping efficiency and retention ability when fishing for cod. READ MORE

  5. 5. "Good" versus "Bad" Fishermen : A case study on fishermen’s perceptions of illegal fishing and the failure of co-management initiatives in Lake Babati

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för naturvetenskap, miljö och teknik; Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för naturvetenskap, miljö och teknik

    Author : Rebecca Bauge Sheard; Kathrin Svanberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Tanzania; Lake Babati; small-scale fisheries; fishery co-management; illegal fishing; institutional bricolage.;

    Abstract : Small-scale fisheries represent an important sector for Tanzania’s economy and the contribution to the livelihood of people. In Lake Babati, fish stocks are decreasing, mainly because of illegal fishing methods. READ MORE