How long can fisheries management delay action in response to ecosystem and climate change?

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Sustainable management of fisheries is often compromised by management delaying implementation of regulations that reduce harvest, in order to maintain higher catches in the short-term. Decreases or increases in fish population growth rate driven by environmental change, including ecosystem and climate change, affect the harvest that can be taken… (More)

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@article{Brown2012HowLC, title={How long can fisheries management delay action in response to ecosystem and climate change?}, author={Christopher J Brown and Elizabeth A. Fulton and Hugh P. Possingham and Anthony J. Richardson}, journal={Ecological applications : a publication of the Ecological Society of America}, year={2012}, volume={22 1}, pages={298-310} }