Preface Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries 13: iii, 2003. iii Sea ranching is not a new concept but a new science. Although emphasis in this volume is biological, Despite being in practice for over a century, scientific it also provides useful accounts of technology appli- information on stock enhancement and sea ranching cation in sea ranching and managerial matters. The started to appear from late 1980s. In subsequent years overall coverage makes the contents balanced in an effort was made by World Aquaculture Society perspectives. to promote sea ranching as a major fishery manage- We are indebted to several referees who devoted ment tool. An ad-hoc working group on responsible their valuable time to review the manuscripts. stock enhancement was formed on the occasion of Drs. Devin Bartley, Masaru Fujiya and Yoh the Society’s meeting in 1993. This Working Group Yamashita deserve thanks for providing permission continues to play an active role in achieving the to reproduce some of the data contained in tables goals of promoting scientific discussion on guidelines, and figures of their published articles. Professor John recommendations and codes of practice for respon- O. Hill of La Trobe University, Australia provided sible stock enhancement, and developing Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries Springer Journals

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