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Scientists say dynamic, adaptive management of ocean resources would benefit fisheries, conservation

‘We know too much about the world now to keep managing the ocean in the same old way’

Staff Report

FRISCO — Dynamic, adaptive management is needed to manage ocean resources, including protected species and commercial fisheries, according to San Diego State University researchers, who say such a shift could benefit both commercial fishing fleets and conservation-focused stakeholders. 512 more words

Environment

Learning from doing – by design

In this post, Rhys Green describes a Practitioner’s Perspective article about a practical demonstration of how science can be more effective in informing policy: “

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Research Summary

Beetle vs. Bird: Expert Panel Weighs in on Biocontrol of Invasive Tamarisk Trees

Anna Sher Simon:  “Tamarisk was introduced to the Western U.S. from Eurasia in the late 1800s, and over the next 50 years it was widely planted as a fast-growing, drought-resistant ornamental and riverbank stabilizer.  183 more words

Nature Conservation

Steering Complex Systems Workshop at ECAL 2015

Workshop to be held at European Conference on Artificial Life 2015, University of York

http://www.cs.york.ac.uk/nature/ecal2015/

Organised by Alexandra Penn (University of Surrey) and James Dyke (University of Southampton) 415 more words

Adaptive Management

Feathers, feet, and severed heads; the path to Adaptive Management

When a trapper refers to a trap, they usually mean that iron or steel spring-loaded contraption that can be triggered to clamp down on an animal — to trap it. 1,920 more words

Trapping