Fisheries and Aquaculture: The Food Security of the Future
By Ágúst Einarsson, Ásta Dís Óladóttir
Fisheries and Aquaculture: The Food Security of the Future PDF takes a multidisciplinary approach in evaluating the fisheries and aquaculture sectors from the scientiﬁc and practical perspectives of industry professionals. The authors recognize the importance of looking at the industry from a value chain viewpoint, not only for food security but also for a blue economy. The book takes a unique and innovative approach to show how ﬁsheries and aquaculture can achieve sustainability and how small ﬁshery communities can become highly successful ﬁshery and aquaculture communities and contribute to overall industry globalization. This is a practical and useful reference for a wide-ranging audience. It is for those who wish to make systematic eﬀorts to develop their fisheries or aquaculture sectors, scientists and researchers, anyone in ﬁsheries management or marine resource management, ﬁsh farmers, policy makers, leaders and regulators, operations researchers, as well as faculty and students.
- Presents potential solutions for more economical and sustainable ﬁsheries development
- Provides an overview of the ﬁshing industry’s technology options, ranging from less-developed communities to modern high-tech communities
- Demonstrates market principles in the ﬁsheries and aquaculture sectors, particularly demand for seafood in various parts of the world, its availability and the importance of ownership rights