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Publication of the proceedings from the ices/scor symposium on ecosystem effects of fishing, March 1999

Objective

The ICES/SCOR Symposium on Ecosystem Effects of Fishing took place in Montpellier, France, from 15 to 19 March 1999. It was hosted by I'Institut de Recherche pour le Dÿveloppement (IRD), with IOC, FAO, and ICLARM as co-sponsors. Other organizations which provided sponsorship and logistic support included the European Commission; the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Canada; the Danish Institute for Fisheries Research; Australia's Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO); Institut Francais pour I'Exploitation de la Mer (IFREMER); Institute for Marine Research (IMR), Bergen; Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA); World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF); The Association of Fish Meal and Oil Manufacturers in Denmark; Region Languedoc-Roussillon and the Montpellier District.

The Symposium was proposed by Working Group 105 of the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) and brought forward to ICES by the Advisory Committee on the Marine Environment.

Coordinator

DANISH INSTITUTE FOR FISHERIES RESEARCH
Address
Charlottenlund Castle
Charlottenlund
Denmark