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Patch structure of benthic resources exploited in Chilean management areas: The shellfish bed concept under a territorial use rights for fishers framework

@article{Molinet2010PatchSO,
  title={Patch structure of benthic resources exploited in Chilean management areas: The shellfish bed concept under a territorial use rights for fishers framework},
  author={C Molinet and Edwin J. Niklitschek and Alejandra Arevalo Nazrala and Viviana Almanza Marroqu{\'i}n and Jos{\'e} Codjambassis},
  journal={Bulletin of Marine Science},
  year={2010},
  volume={86},
  pages={555-569}
}
The study of marine benthic resource beds can be undertaken using either an ecological approach, focused on the distribution patterns of the organisms, or a fishery approach, oriented to identify exploitable aggregations of economical interest. These two approaches are rarely brought together in the scientific literature. Herein, we characterized the spatial structuring of benthic resources in Chilean benthic resource management and exploitation areas (BRMEAs), a case of territorial use rights… 
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