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Innovative use of sclerochronology in marine resource management

Hunter, Ewan; Laptikhovsky, Vladimir V.; Hollyman, Philip R. ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2665-5075. 2018 Innovative use of sclerochronology in marine resource management. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 598. 155-158. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps12664

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Abstract/Summary

In recent years, technical and analytical developments in sclerochronology, based on the analysis of accretionary hard tissues, have improved our ability to assess the life histories of a wide range of marine organisms. This Theme Section on the innovative use of sclerochronology was motivated by the cross-disciplinary session ‘Looking backwards to move ahead—how the wider application of new technologies to interpret scale, otolith, statolith and other biomineralised age-registering structures could improve management of natural resources’ convened at the 2016 ICES Annual Science Conference in Riga, Latvia. The contributions to this Theme Section provide examples of applications to improve the assessment and management of populations and habitats, or showcase the potential for sclerochronology to provide a deeper understanding of the interaction between marine life and its environment, including the effects of changing climate.

Item Type: Publication - Article
Digital Object Identifier (DOI): https://doi.org/10.3354/meps12664
ISSN: 0171-8630
Additional Keywords: schlerochronology, otoliths, statoliths, scales, beaks, life-histories, ageing, fisheries management
Date made live: 08 Aug 2018 08:00 +0 (UTC)
URI: http://nora.nerc.ac.uk/id/eprint/520671

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