By Eugene H. Kaplan
With greater than 500 species defined and greater than four hundred illustrations, this consultant presents fast and simple visible id of fishes, mollusks, sponges, shrimps, lobsters, crabs, and masses extra of the fauna stumbled on at the coral reefs of the Caribbean and Florida.
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Equity and the equitable sharing of power among and between government, ﬁshers and other stakeholders in a community are often thorny issues in co-management. These issues are often visible along social and economic divides in a given community, such as gender roles. Those ﬁshers who will receive the costs (and beneﬁts) of management and regulation need to have a voice in decision-making about ﬁsheries management. Equity and social justice is brought about through empowerment and active participation in the planning and implementation of ﬁsheries co-management.
Resource management. Community and economic development/livelihoods. Capacity building. Institutional support/networking/advocacy. Please note that no one component exists in isolation but they are linked and complementary to each other. For example, it is often found that solutions to ﬁsheries management problems lie outside the ﬁshery, thus requiring household livelihood and community development issues to be addressed. The resource management component consists of activities to manage, protect, conserve, rehabilitate, regulate and enhance marine and coastal resources.