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  • Special Issue: Age and Growth of Chondrichthyan Fishes: New Methods, Techniques and Analysis

    Special Issue: Age and Growth of Chondrichthyan Fishes: New Methods, Techniques and Analysis

    Shark conservation and management is often hindered by a lack of basic biological information for most species. An understanding of the age structure and growth dynamics of a population is important for effective conservation and management because this information is often utilized for determination of natural mortality and longevity. Ultimately age and growth information is used for calculation of vital rates in population models. Over the ...