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Introduction to Marine Fisheries

Course Numbers: OCMB 6350, MEVS 5060, and CZMT 0685

This course introduces basic fisheries science principles and techniques. Topics will include fisheries-related terminology and descriptions, basic age and growth techniques, fisheries population modeling, and stock assessment concepts, and an introduction to marine fisheries management.

Learning Objectives

Students will:

Textbook:
(Recommended): Simon Jennings, Michel Kaiser, John D. Reynolds. 2001. Marine FisheriesEcology. Wiley-Blackwell Publishers. ISBN: 9780632050987

Winter 2014 Syllabus