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SCI3312 Fisheries Ecology
Credit Points: 15
SCM2202 Applied Aquatic Processes
SCM2110 Marine and Freshwater Processes
This unit investigates the ecology and environmental management issues and approaches related to wild-stock fisheries and aquaculture farms in freshwater and marine environments, with particular emphasis on the potential impacts these activities can have on the environment. Emphasis will be placed on understanding the biology and ecology of fish and the data requirements and approaches used in the management of fisheries resources.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K57Bachelor of Science (Conservation and Wildlife Biology)
G87Bachelor of Science (Marine and Freshwater Biology)
MAAAEWEnvironmental Management Major
MAMAFWMarine and Freshwater Science Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013