Thanks for attending one of my seminars! As promised, here are links to learn more about the information I presented.
SEMINAR TOPIC: Recreational shark fishing in Florida: an interdisciplinary analysis of an emerging conservation issue
Shiffman and Hammerschlag 2014 An Assessment of the Scale, Practices, and Conservation Implications of Florida’s Charter Boat–Based Recreational Shark Fishery
Gallagher, Hammerschlag, Shiffman and Giery 2014 Evolved for extinction: the cost and conservation implications of extreme specialization in hammerhead sharks
Shiffman et al. 2014 Trophy fishing for species threatened with extinction
Scientific papers cited within:
Dulvy et al. 2014 Extinction risk and conservation of the world’s sharks and rays
Simpfendorfer et al. 2011 The importance of research and public opinion to the conservation and management of sharks
Cooke and Cowx 2004 The role of recreational fishing in global fish crises
Lewin et al. 2006 Documented biological impacts of recreational fishing
Coleman et al. 2004 The imapct of US recreational fishing on marine fish populations
Fisher and Ditton 1993 A social and economic characterization of the US recreational shark fishery
Palumbi 2004 Fisheries Science: why mothers matter
Simpfendorfer and Dulvy 2017 Bright spots of sustainable shark fishing.
Global supply chain for shark products: UN FAO report (and a blog post I wrote summarizing the key conclusions)