A Contribution to the Queen Conch Fishery of Belize (South Water Caye Marine Reserve)

Carcamo, R. (2004) A Contribution to the Queen Conch Fishery of Belize (South Water Caye Marine Reserve). Technical Report.

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    Abstract

    The samples were obtained from commercial fishing vessels that were fishing in the reserve, Biological data was gathered from the conch that was gathered from the fishermen. The (wet) weight — market clean weight linear equation was calculated to be y =1.0765 X’°64’ (R2 0.78), after the conch meat was processed it was estimated that 32.6 % of the weight was removed.

    Item Type: Technical Reports (Technical Report)
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      Keywords: queen conch, fishery, marine reserve
      Subjects: (A) Biodiversity > (AF) Invertebrates > (AFB) Marine
      (H) Protected Areas > (HD) Marine Reserve
      Publication Sources: (3) Other Source > (3A) Government Departments
      Date Deposited: 13 Jan 2011 12:19
      Last Modified: 13 Jan 2011 12:19
      URI: http://eprints.uberibz.org/id/eprint/1208

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