Marine protected area improves yield without disadvantaging fishers.

@article{Kerwath2013MarinePA,
  title={Marine protected area improves yield without disadvantaging fishers.},
  author={Sven E Kerwath and Henning Winker and Albrecht G{\"o}tz and Colin G. Attwood},
  journal={Nature communications},
  year={2013},
  volume={4},
  pages={2347}
}
Potential fishery benefits of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) are widely acknowledged, yet seldom demonstrated, as fishery data series that straddle MPA establishment are seldom available. Here we postulate, based on a 15-year time series of nation-wide, spatially referenced catch and effort data, that the establishment of the Goukamma MPA (18 km alongshore… CONTINUE READING

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