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Sea turtles are affected by a range of different factors, some natural and others caused by human activities, including fishing operation. As a result, all sea turtles species whose conservation status has been assessed are considered to be threatened or endangered. These guidelines provide assistance for the preparation of national or multilateral fisheries management measures and industry initiatives that may help to conserve sea turtles by ...
Series: FAO Agricultural Services BulletinsLivestock and aquaculture insurance have received less attention than crop insurance in risk management strategies being considered in recent years. This publication is intended as a contribution to redressing this imbalance. It briefly introduces the role of insurance as a risk management mechanism in livestock and aquaculture enterprises. It aims at setting the scene, and explores with the re
Coral reefs are vital ecosystems, providing a source of income, food and coastal protection for millions of people; Pollution, habitat destruction, disease and unsustainable fishing have led to decline in reef condition throughout the world. FREE - you pay only the shipping cost!Added to this the threat of mass coral bleaching has recently emerged. It is estimated to have caused over 90 per cent coral mortality to 16 per cent of the wor