Implications of coral reef degradation for fisheries
Prof Nick Graham
27 January 2019
Around six million people fish on coral reefs, and the fish they catch provide critical sources of protein, micronutrients and income for many millions more.
Impacts of El Nino Costero on fishing and fisher communities in Peru
Scottish Oceans Institute
Prof A Brierley, Prof ND Laurie
7 January 2019
The El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO) has a major impact on fishery production in the Humboldt Current off Peru, so much so that El Nino years are readily apparent in downward dips in annual time series of global fish catch.
Developing and testing models for the assessment of fish and scallops in the Clyde
Dr D C Speirs, Prof M Heath, Dr P Boulcott
Applications accepted all year round
This fully-funded studentship will remain open only until filled, and so we recommend applying immediately. Mathematical models play a central role in determining the population size of fish and other marine organisms that are caught for human consumption.