NTW 136: Sustainability and the Sea
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- Encyclopedia of Aquaculture
- Sci Ref SH20.3 .E53 2000
- Encyclopedia of Biodiversity, 5 vols.
- Sci Ref QH541.15 .B56 E53 2001
- Encyclopedia of the Biosphere, 11 vols.
- Sci Ref QH343.4 .B5613 2000
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
National Marine Fisheries Service
Alaska Fisheries Science Center
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Southeast Fisheries Science Center
Southwest Fisheries Science Center
United Nations. Food and Agriculture Organization. Fisheries & Aquaculture Dept.
Oklahoma State Univerisity. Library Guide: Aquatic Life
Canadian Department of Fisheries and Oceans
Gadus Associates: Information and support in marine commercial fisheries
International Fisheries Associations
Commercial Fisherman: Trade magazine
American Fisheries Society
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- Regional Fisheries Management Councils
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