Fisheries Research Articles

Variations in life-history traits in exploited and unexploited populations of Perth herring (Nematalosa vlaminghi): evidence for density-dependent growth?

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2-20-2024

Journal Title

Marine and Freshwater Research

ISSN

Print: 1323-1650 Electronic: 1448-6059

Keywords

ecology, estuarine, fish, fisheries, growth, life history, mortality, population dynamics.

Disciplines

Aquaculture and Fisheries | Marine Biology

Abstract

Results supported the hypothesis of faster growth in exploited populations because of density-dependent processes. Environmental factors may also have contributed to trait differences between populations.

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Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

https://doi.org/10.1071/MF23134