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Capture Fisheries

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Format: Book- Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781849291545
Author: Commonwealth Secretariat
Publication Date: 30-Sep-2016
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Number of Pages: 60

Description: This third volume in the Commonwealth Blue Economy Series, Capture Fisheries, presents recommendations that could be implemented by SIDS to protect and sustainably develop their capture fisheries within a blue economy model. The book describes some of the challenges faced in managing capture fisheries, the potential for a blue economy approach to making improvements, some suggestions for strategies and activities that could be undertaken by SIDS to further these aims, and a number of case studies illustrating positive actions that have been taken by SIDS and their outcomes.

Table of Contents: Acronyms and Abbreviations Summary 1 Introduction 1.1 Developing a blue economy 1.2 Capture fisheries: problem analysis 1.3 The special features of small island developing states in relation to capture fisheries Endnote References 2 Integrating Capture Fisheries into the Blue Economy: Changing Needs and a New Approach 2.1 Introduction 2.2 Benefits of a strong capture fisheries economy in small island developing states 2.3 Building capacity and enabling conditions in small island developing states 2.4 What is new about managing capture fisheries in a blue economy approach? Endnotes References 3 Capture Fisheries Strategies in the Blue Economy 3.1 Introduction 3.2 Strategy 1: an integrated approach to improved resource management 3.3 Strategy 2: a reduced environmental footprint 3.4 Strategy 3: an integrated approach to adding value Endnotes References 4 Capture Fisheries Case Studies 4.1 Case study: Maldives 4.2 Case study: Seychelles 4.3 Case study: Fiji Islands References 5 Conclusion and Recommendations 5.1 Conclusions 5.2 Recommendations for fostering the development of capture fisheries as an integrated part of the blue economy Reference Glossary

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