An index for the management of South African estuaries for juvenile fish recruitment from the marine environment

@inproceedings{Quinn1999AnIF,
  title={An index for the management of South African estuaries for juvenile fish recruitment from the marine environment},
  author={Nevil. Quinn and Charles M. Breen and Alan K Whitfield and John W. Hearne},
  year={1999}
}
The release of fresh water from major impoundments to meet the requirements of estuaries has become a recognized need and methodologies to define appropriate release strategies have become an urgent priority in some parts of the world. A recruitment index for juvenile marine fish is presented, based on information relating to the preferred recruitment periods for 27 species, as well as the extent of dependency of these species on estuaries. The status of the estuary mouth (i.e. open or closed… CONTINUE READING

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