Timothy E Essington
Affiliation: University of Washington
- Fishing through marine food websTimothy E Essington
School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:3171-5. 2006..We suggest that efforts to promote sustainable use of marine resources will benefit from a fuller consideration of all processes giving rise to fishing down the food web...
- Ecological indicators display reduced variation in North American catch share fisheriesTimothy E Essington
School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:754-9. 2010..This enhanced consistency could be beneficial to fishery systems and might also be an indication of more effective management...
- Trade-offs in the design of fishery closures: management of silky shark bycatch in the eastern Pacific Ocean tuna fisheryJordan T Watson
School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, University of Washington, Box 355020, Seattle, WA 98195 5020, USA
Conserv Biol 23:626-35. 2009..Spatial closures are a viable management tool, but implementation should be preceded by careful consideration of the consequences of fishing reallocation...
- Managing Baltic Sea fisheries under contrasting production and predation regimes: ecosystem model analysesSture Hansson
Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University, Sweden
Ambio 36:265-71. 2007..The results also suggest that fisheries management reference points have to be adjusted in response to changes in the presence of natural predators or ecosystem productivity...
- Reanalyses of Gulf of Mexico fisheries data: landings can be misleading in assessments of fisheries and fisheries ecosystemsKim de Mutsert
Department of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803 7503, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:2740-4. 2008..In both cases, problems lay in the assumption that commercial landings data alone adequately reflect the fish populations and communities...
- Range expansion of the Humboldt squid was not caused by tuna fishingGeorge M Watters
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:E5; author reply E6. 2008