Northeast Pacific Shark Biology, Research And Conservation Part A by Shawn E. LarsonNortheast Pacific Shark Biology, Research And Conservation Part A by Shawn E. Larson

Northeast Pacific Shark Biology, Research And Conservation Part A

byShawn E. LarsonEditorDayv Lowry

Hardcover | September 2, 2017

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Northeast Pacific Shark Biology, Research and Conservation, Part A, Volume 77highlights the biological attributes of, and the conservation efforts targeted at, populations of vulnerable sharks in the Northeastern Pacific Ocean bordering the west coast of the United States, one of the most economically and ecologically important oceanic regions in the world. Updates in this new volume include chapters on Biodiversity, Conservation and Life History of Northeastern Pacific Chondrichthyans, a Review of current genetic analyses of Northeast Pacific sharks and conservation implications, and a section on the Trophodynamics and ecological impacts of eastern North Pacific sharks.

  • Brings together subject experts on all aspects of shark biology, ecology, fishery management and conservation
  • Summarizes current knowledge
  • Focuses scientific attention on key issues embedded in the concept of shark conservation, both from a species and an ecosystem perspective
Dr. Shawn Larson received her Ph.D. from the University of Washington School of Aquatic and Fishery Science, has been the Curator of Conservation Research at the Seattle Aquarium for 22 years, and has been studying shark biology and ecology for 14 years. Dr. Larson has published over 50 peer-reviewed scientific papers and abstracts on ...
Title:Northeast Pacific Shark Biology, Research And Conservation Part AFormat:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:September 2, 2017Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0128118318

ISBN - 13:9780128118313

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Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to Northeast Pacific Shark Biology, Ecology, and Conservation
    Dayv Lowry and Shawn Larson
  2. Biodiversity, Life History, and Conservation of Northeastern Pacific Chondrichthyans
    David A. Ebert, Jennifer S. Bigman and Julia M. Lawson
  3. Review of Current Conservation Genetic Analyses of Northeast Pacific Sharks
    Shawn Larson, Toby S. Daly-Engel and Nicole M. Phillips
  4. Trophic Relationships, Trophodynamics, and Ecological Impacts of Northeast Pacific Ocean Sharks
    Joseph J. Bizzarro, Aaron B. Carlisle, Wade D. Smith and Enric Cortés
  5. Stable Isotope Applications for Understanding Shark Ecology in the Northeast Pacific Ocean
    Jonathan C.P. Reum, Gregory D. Williams and Chris J. Harvey
  6. Age and Growth of Elasmobranchs and Applications to Fisheries Management and Conservation in the Northeast Pacific Ocean
    Mary E. Matta, Cindy A. Tribuzio, David A. Ebert, Kenneth J. Goldman and Christopher M. Gburski