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Disentangling the socio-ecological drivers behind illegal fishing in a small-scale fishery managed by a TURF system.

  title={Disentangling the socio-ecological drivers behind illegal fishing in a small-scale fishery managed by a TURF system.},
  author={Silvia de Juan and Maria Dulce Subida and Andr{\'e}s Ospina-Alvarez and Ainara Aguilar and Miriam Fernández},
  journal={arXiv: General Economics},
A substantial increase in illegal extraction of the benthic resources in central Chile is likely driven by an interplay of numerous socio-economic local factors that threatens the success of the fisheries management areas (MA) system. To assess this problem, the exploitation state of a commercially important benthic resource (i.e., keyhole limpet) in the MAs was related with socio-economic drivers of the small-scale fisheries. The potential drivers of illegal extraction included rebound effect… 

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