The Atlantic Salmon: Genetics, Conservation and Management by Eric Verspoor, Lee Stradmeyer, Jennifer L. Nielsen
By Eric Verspoor, Lee Stradmeyer, Jennifer L. Nielsen
This significant new publication seeks to handle severe the decline in wild salmon shares, delivering an intensive evaluation of the genetics of Atlantic Salmon.
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Where such terms are used frequently, excluding such words would result in long stretches of repetitive text. Thus the use of some technical words is unavoidable; for these a glossary is provided. 12 The Atlantic Salmon Finally, by way of reinforcement and to ensure clarity in the ‘take-home’ messages from each chapter, each includes a ‘summary and conclusions’ section in which these are highlighted. It is hoped that these will help to address what, next to understanding the genetic concerns relating to management issues, is the biggest challenge facing managers.
Such programmes are increasingly being developed as Atlantic salmon populations in more and more rivers are faced with extinction. Taking ﬁsh into culture poses major challenges as regards preserving genetic diversity. However, it represents the only practical management option for conserving the gene pools of threatened populations until conditions allow self-sustaining wild populations to be restored. Science as yet provides far from a complete or even sufﬁcient understanding of the genetic character of the Atlantic salmon and how this needs to be managed and impinges on management.
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