Biology and Ecology of Fishes in Southern African Estuaries (Ichthyological Monographs of the J.L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, No. 2)

Biology and Ecology of Fishes in Southern African Estuaries (Ichthyological Monographs of the... some and too far removed from the fishers. Upon Hard cover, pp. iv + 223, 15 tables, 55 figures + 100 reading many documents on management, the impres- fish illustrations with distribution maps. sion is often given that the fisher is the last person Extensive reference list, glossary, index, appendix of to be considered. Instead the fisher should be the scientific and common names. starting point of the process. He (mostly he) should Available from: The Secretary, J.L.B. Smith Institute be involved in the management process, should be of Ichthyology, Private Bag 1015, Grahamstown consulted over data gathering and should be involved 6140, South Africa (fax: +27-(0)46-622 2403), from in deciding the goals of the fishery. In informal conver- whom details of p&p costs may be obtained. sation, many fishers acknowledge that fishing is taking too much of the stock. This acknowledgement needs This book scores high marks from the outset to be developed into a desire to do something to with a dedication page which includes a tribute to render their resource sustainable. Only in this way will “the fishes that were sacrificed during the course of management measures work. my research”. Certainly, Dr Alan Whitfield is an Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries Springer Journals

Biology and Ecology of Fishes in Southern African Estuaries (Ichthyological Monographs of the J.L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, No. 2)

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