Due to maintenance, the Publications.gc.ca website may operate intermittently between 5:00 am ET until 9:00 am ET on Sunday, October 22, 2017.
An assessment of the biological indicators for the Eastport Marine Protected Area (MPA): Fs70-5/2017-001E-PDF
a case study in support of an ecosystem goods and services valuation of MPAs /
“The Eastport Marine Protected Area (MPA) was designated in 2005 as part of Canada’s overall MPA Network under the Oceans Act. Data have been collected continually since 1997, representing a rich data source related to the main conservation objective: protection of a viable lobster fishery. As such, it was selected as a case study in the determination of ecosystem goods and services (EGS) valuation for MPAs. Biological indicators are required to inform the process including: abundance, size structure, estimate of berried females and the catch per unit effort as compared to other areas without protection. This research document provides an analysis of the required data, as available, for the EGS study and ancillary information that can help to provide context and further scrutiny where applicable or required"--Abstract, p. iv.
|Department/Agency||Department of Fisheries and Oceans. Ecosystems and Oceans Science.|
|Title||An assessment of the biological indicators for the Eastport Marine Protected Area (MPA)|
|Subtitle||a case study in support of an ecosystem goods and services valuation of MPAs /|
|Series Title||Canadian Science Advisory Secretariat (CSAS), research document,|
|Publication Type||Series - View Master Record|
|Electronic Document|| |
Information identified as archived is provided for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It is not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards and has not been altered or updated since it was archived. Please contact the authoring department to request a format other than those available.
We invite you to consult the Frequently Asked Questions page for additional information regarding the Archived Content notice.
Note: The URLs contained in this/these document(s) may no longer be functional
|Note||Cover title. “January 2017.” Title at head of French abstract: Évaluation des indicateurs biologiques pour la zone de protection marine (ZPM) d'Eastport : étude de cas à l'appui de l'évaluation des biens et services liés aux ZPM|
|Number of Pages||v, 46 p. :|
|Subject Terms||Marine conservation areas, Fisheries resources, Crustaceans|
- Date modified: