Catch-effort relationship in Pacific bigeye tuna fishery

Srinath, M. (1992) Catch-effort relationship in Pacific bigeye tuna fishery. Naga, the ICLARM Quarterly, 15(1), pp. 29-30.

PDF (The document's language is English .) - Requires a PDF viewer such as GSview, Xpdf or Adobe Acrobat Reader
Download (112kB) | Preview
Official URL:


Some problems associated with fitting surplus production models to unsuitable data are discussed. This is illustrated by an application of the Schaefer, Fox and PRODFIT models to Pacific Ocean bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus ) catch and effort data for 1952-1987, which appear to be better described by purely empirical models.

Item Type: Article
Title: Catch-effort relationship in Pacific bigeye tuna fishery
Personal Creator/Author:
Srinath, M.
Journal or Publication Title: Naga, the ICLARM Quarterly
Volume: 15
Number: 1
Page Range: pp. 29-30
Date: 1992
ISSN: 0116-290X
Issuing Agency: WorldFish Center
Uncontrolled Keywords: Catch/effort; Tuna fisheries; Stock assessment; Mathematical models; Pacific Ocean; Thunnus obesus
Subjects: Aquaculture
Item ID: 9513
Depositing User: Mr William Ko
Date Deposited: 07 Oct 2012 14:13
Last Modified: 07 Oct 2012 14:13

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item

Document Downloads

More statistics for this item...