Sport Fishing And Boating Partnership Council u s Free eBooks (1)

ISBN: 0309043794, 9780309043793
Authors: committee On Fishing Vessel Safety, National Research Council
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Keywords: national, program, blueprint, safety, vessel, fishing
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In response to a continuing high loss of commercial fishing vessels and crews, the U.S. Congress has mandated development of new safety requirements for the industry. This volume provides a blueprint for an integrated national safety program that responds realistically to industry conditions, with priority on the most cost-effective alternatives. Fishing Vessel Safety addresses the role of the U.S......
ISBN: 0309063302, 9780309063302
Authors: Committee To Review Individual Fishing Quotas, National Research Council
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Keywords: fishing, quotas, individual, policy, fish, national, sharing
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Most U.S. fish stocks are fully or over-exploited, and harvesting in many fisheries far exceeds sustainable levels. The individual fishing quota (IFQ) is a relatively new instrument under which harvesting privileges are allocated to individual fishermen--innovative yet controversial for its feared effect on fishing communities and individual fishermen. Based on testimony from fishermen, regulator......
ISBN: 030910050X, 9780309100502
Authors: Committee On Ecosystem Effects Of Fishing: Phase Ii, Assessments Of The Extent Of Change, The Implications For Policy, National Research Council
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Keywords: webs, future, options, food, fishing, changes, marine, ecosystems, dynamic
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Recent scientific literature has raised many concerns about whether fisheries have caused more extensive changes to marine populations and ecosystems than previously realized or predicted. In many cases, stocks have been exploited far beyond management targets, and new analyses indicate that fishing has harmed other species—including marine mammals, seabirds, sea turtles, and sea grasses̵......
ISBN: 0309115795, 9780309115797
Authors: Committee To Review The Niosh Agriculture, Forestry,, Fishing Research Program, National Research Council
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Keywords: niosh, research, fishing, forestry, agriculture
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The agriculture, forestry, and fishing sectors are the cornerstone of industries that produce food, fiber, and biofuel. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) conducts research in order to improve worker safety and health in these sectors. This National Research Council bookreviews the NIOSH Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing Program to evaluate the 1) relevance of its w......
ISBN: 0309083400, 9780309083409
Authors: Committee On Ecosystem Effects Of Fishing: Phase 1 -- Effects Of Bottom Trawling On Seafloor Habitats, National Research Council
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Keywords: habitat, seafloor, dredging, trawling, effects
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Concerns over the potential ecological effects of fishing have increased with the expansion of fisheries throughout the marine waters of the United States. Effects of Trawling and Dredging on Seafloor Habitat describes how assessment of fishing impacts depends on gear type, number and location of bottom tows, and the physical and biological characteristics of seafloor habitats. Many experimental s......
ISBN: 0309111919, 9780309111911
Authors: Committee On A New Government-university Partnership For Science, Security, National Research Council
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Keywords: science, security, discussions, communities, regional, report, post, world, based
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Download free ebook: Science And Security In A Post 9/11 World: A Report Based On Regional Discussions Between The Science And Security Communities......
ISBN: 0309122082, 9780309122085
Authors: Committee To Review The 21st Century Truck Partnership, National Research Council
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Keywords: partnership, truck, century, review
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The 21st Century Truck Partnership (21CTP), a cooperative research and development partnership formed by four federal agencies with 15 industrial partners, was launched in the year 2000 with high hopes that it would dramatically advance the technologies used in trucks and buses, yielding a cleaner, safer, more efficient generation of vehicles. Review of the 21st Century Truck Partnership criticall......
ISBN: 0309047358, 9780309047357
Authors: Committee On Reducing Porpoise Mortality From Tuna Fishing, Board On Biology, Board On Environmental Studies, Toxicology, Commission On Life Sciences, National Research Council
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Keywords: industry, tuna, dolphins
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Presenting key conclusions about the controversial killing of thousands of dolphins each year during tuna fishing in the eastern tropical Pacific, this book provides a neutral examination of the scientific and technical questions at the core of the problem. Recommendations for solutions are offered for developing new techniques that promise to reduce dolphin mortality with the existing purse-seine......
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