Sharks in Mexico: Research and Conservation Part B - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128206645

Sharks in Mexico: Research and Conservation Part B, Volume 84

1st Edition

Serial Editors: Shawn Larson
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128206645
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 2nd December 2019
Page Count: 318
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Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Fisheries interactions and the challenges of both targeted and non-targeted take in shark conservation
3. The economy of shark conservation: the role of ecotourism and citizen science
4. Conclusion: future challenges to shark conservation in Pacific Mexico


Sharks in Mexico: Research and Conservation, Volume 84, Part B, the latest release in the Advances in Marine Biology series provides in-depth and up-to-date reviews on all aspects of marine biology. This updated series will appeal to postgraduates and researchers in marine biology, fisheries science, ecology, zoology and biological oceanography.

Key Features

  • Reviews articles on the latest advances in marine biology
  • Authored by leading figures in their respective fields of study
  • Presents material that is widely used by managers, students and academic professionals in the marine sciences


Postgraduates and researchers in marine biology, fisheries science, ecology, zoology, oceanography


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About the Serial Editors

Shawn Larson

Shawn Larson Serial Editor

Dr. Shawn Larson received her Ph.D. from the University of Washington School of Aquatic and Fishery Science, has been the Curator of Conservation Research at the Seattle Aquarium for 22 years, and has been studying shark biology and ecology for 14 years. Dr. Larson has published over 50 peer-reviewed scientific papers and abstracts on the biology and ecology of marine animals. Dr. Larson has organized and run international shark conservation workshops for over 12 years and is currently a member of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Northeast Pacific Shark Specialist Group tasked with defining the conservation status of all shark species in the northeastern Pacific.

Affiliations and Expertise

Seattle Aquarium, Seattle, WA, USA