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The following e-books are freely available on the web:
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2016
Food and Agriculture Organization
Publication Date: 2016-07-16
World Ocean Assessment I: The First Global Integrated Marine Assessment
Comprehensive report from the United Nations, 2016.
Marine Ecoregions of North America
Commission for Environmental Cooperation, 2009.
Increasing Capacity for Stewardship of Oceans and Coasts: A Priority for the 21st Century
National Academies Press, 2008.
Interactive Fisheries Governance: A Guide to Better Practice
Centre for Maritime Studies (MARE), Netherlands, 2005.
Fishery Co-management: A Practical Handbook
R.S. Pomeroy and R. Rivera-Guieb. CABI/IDRC. 2005.
Managing Small-Scale Fisheries: Alternative Directions and Methods
Fikret Berkes, Robin Mahon, Patrick McConney, Richard Pollnac, and Robert Pomeroy. IDRC. 2001.
The Sunken Billions Revisited : Progress and Challenges in Global Marine Fisheries
World Bank, 2017.
Dynamic Changes in Marine Ecosystems: Fishing, Food Webs, and Future Options
National Academies Press, 2006.
Marine Protected Areas: Tools for Sustaining Ocean Ecosystems
National Academies Press, 2001.
Effects of Trawling and Dredging on Seafloor Habitat
National Academies Press, 2002.
Improving the Use of the "Best Scientific Information Available" Standard in Fisheries Management
National Academies Press, 2004.
Coastal Resource Management in the Wider Caribbean
Edited by Yvan Breton, David Brown, Brian Davy, Milton Haughton, and Luis Ovares. Ian Randle/IDRC. 2006.
Coastal Management: Wetland Issues in Integrated Coastal Zone Management
Ramsar Handbooks for the Wise Use of Wetlands, 3rd edition, vol. 10. (2007).
Aquaculture Perspective of Multi-Use Sites in the Open Ocean: The Untapped Potential for Marine Resources in the Anthropocene
Bela H. Buck and Richard Langan (Eds.), Springer, 2017.
From Seascapes of Extinction to Seascapes of Confidence: Territorial Use Rights in Fisheries in Chile: El Quisco and Puerto Oscuro
Gloria L. Gallardo Fernández, Uppsala University/SLU, Sweden (Co-Action Publishing, 2008).
Oil Spill Dispersants: Efficacy and Effects
National Academies Press, 2005.
Mitigating Shore Erosion Along Sheltered Coasts
National Academies Press, 2007.
Coastal Sensitivity to Sea-Level Rise: A Focus on the Mid-Atlantic Region
Final Report, Synthesis and Assessment Product 4.1 [320 p.] / US Climate Change Science Program (January 2009).
Shipping and the Environment: Improving Environmental Performance in Marine Transportation
J. Fredrik Lindgren (Editor); Selma Brynolf (Editor); Magda Wilewska-Bien (Editor); Karin Andersson (Editor)
Publication Date: 2016-02-23
Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences, 2nd ed.
Encyclopedia articles on marine science topics written by scientists and including lists of further readings. Edited by Steele, Turekian and Thorpe (Elsevier, 2008).
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The State of Nova Scotia's Coast Report
Released December 2009.
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