Protecting Marine Biodiversity: A Comparison of Individual Habitat Quotas (IHQs) and Marine Protected Areas

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Schnier, Kurt; Holland, Dan; (2005)
  • Publisher: Milano: Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM)
  • Subject: Individual transferable quota | USA | Fischerei | Individual habitat quota | EFH | ITQ | Biodiversität | Non-target species | Fisheries management, Individual transferable quota, ITQ, Individual habitat quota, IHQ, Essential fish habitat, EFH, Marine protected areas, MPA, Non-target species | Q20 | Q22 | Essential fish habitat | IHQ | Quotenregulierung | Fisheries management | Marine protected areas | MPA
    • jel: jel:Q22 | jel:Q20
      ddc: ddc:330
    mesheuropmc: fungi

Fisheries managers in the United States are required to identify and mitigate the adverse impacts of fishing activity on essential fish habitat (EFH). There are additional concerns that the viability of noncommercial species, animals that are habitat dependent and/or ar... View more
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