May 2012 PDF

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Challenging the Dogma of MSY

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Carmel Finley. All the Fish in the Sea: Maximum Sustainable Yield and the Failure of Fisheries Management. University of Chicago Press, 2011. 224 pages. Cloth: $35.00.  “MSY: A quantity that has been shown by biologists not to exist, and by … Continued

NEW & NOTEWORTHY: Sandalwood, Sharks, and Sewage

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Sandalwood at CITES? The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is considering whether to submit a proposal to add all varieties of Hawaiian sandalwood to the CITES Appendix II list, which includes species that may not now be threatened with extinction … Continued

Editorial: The High Cost of Cheap Tuna

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The 50 or so member states and participating non-members of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission can agree on very little. Yet when the commission’s chaotic eighth meeting concluded after five long and raucous days of plenary sessions, with … Continued

Board Talk

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Limu Stewards Oppose Plan to Alter Sand Berm in `Ewa Limu gatherers are once again challenging drainage improvements proposed for the mouth of Kaloi Gulch in `Ewa, O`ahu. But this time, they aren’t just up against Haseko (`Ewa), Inc. The … Continued