Past and future fisheries modeling approaches in the Philippines

  title={Past and future fisheries modeling approaches in the Philippines},
  author={Lualhati Lachica-Ali{\~n}o and Matthias Wolff and Laura T. David},
  journal={Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries},
Philippines coastal fisheries research started during the colonization period in the 1800s with the basic taxonomic identification of the countries aquatic resources and a description of their distribution in national waters. Research further evolved with the change from localized fisheries governance to a centralized one, presently, with a combination of both. The dramatic postwar expansion of Philippine fisheries in the mid 1940s led to the need for sustainable resources management. In the… CONTINUE READING