Course Description for Coastal Fisheries Management
Coastal Fisheries Management
Prerequisite: BSC 2012C
Description: This course is designed to introduce students to quantitative fish population dynamics and the management of coastal living resources. The primary focus will be on the physical, biological, and human factors that regulate coastal fish populations, methods for estimating life history parameters, development of quantitative models to assess fishery stocks, and understanding the implications of management decisions on fishery stakeholders.