Exploring the ecological and economic role of Pacific sardine. Andr és M. Cisneros-Montemayor and U. Rashid Sumaila. Trinational Sardine Forum. La Jolla, December 8, 2011. Outline. Fisheries in the California Current Ecosystem modeling of the BC Shelf Sardine as a forage fish
Exploring the ecological and economic role of Pacific sardine
Andrés M. Cisneros-Montemayor andU. Rashid Sumaila
Trinational Sardine Forum. La Jolla, December 8, 2011
What is the contribution of sardines as forage fish in this system?
Economic impact of California Current fisheries by country (USD 2011). Landed values are from government statistics (CONAPESCA 2007; DFO 2008; NOAA 2008); economic impact and income effects calculated based on input-output multipliers for fisheries reported in Dyck and Sumaila (2010).
(thousands of tons)
Based on Ecopath diet matrix and BC landed value