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Syllabus

(last updated: Aug 25)

     
   

Dr. David Hyrenbach


CTSA #1

Oceanic Institute


Office Hours:

Tu; 10:45 - 12:00 (HLC, 2nd floor lanai)

Th; 10:45 - 12:00 (HLC, 2nd floor lanai)

or by appointment at CTSA #1, OI

 

 

Text

(On Reserve at Atherton Library)

 

Marine Conservation Ecology

Rolf J., & Zacharias, M. (2011)

Earthscan, New York


ISBN:  978-1-84407-884-4

 

 

Course Readings

 

 

These PDFs of scientific articles are for class use only.

Please do not distribute.

 
Note: Readings in italics are supplementary material

Date
Lecture Topic
Readings
Assignments
9 / 1

Introduction to the class

Why Marine Conservation ?

Ludwig et al. 1993

McCauley et al. 2015

Soule 1985

Callicott et al 1999

Read Syllabus

9 / 3

Principles of Conservation -

Shifting Baselines

(RZ Chapter 1)

Papworth et al. 1999

Jackson 1997

Dayton et al. 1998

9 / 8

Principles of Conservation -

Biodiversity & Behavior

 

(RZ Chapter 8)

Zacharias & Roff 2000

Dizon et al 1992

Shumway 1999

Whitehead et al. 2004

 

9 / 10

Kelly & Palumbi 2010

Phillips et al. 2005

Review RZ text:

Chapters 2 & 3

9 /15

 

9/ 17

(RZ Chapter 4)

Hilborn 2005

 

9 / 22

 

9 / 24

 

9 / 29

 

10 / 1

 

 

10 / 6

 

10 / 8

 

10 / 13
10 / 15

 

10 / 20

 

10 / 22

Compensatory Mortality
(see debate #1 readings)

 

10 / 27

 

10 / 29

Trade-offs in Bycatch Mitigation

(see debate #2 readings)

 

11 / 3
11 / 5

MPAs for Fisheries Management

(see debate #3 readings)

11 / 10
11 / 12
11 / 17
MPA Baseline Data
11 / 19

 

Draft MPA Proposal

11 / 24

KNOWLEDGE EXAM

 

12 / 1

Managing Cetacean Bycatch: the Hawaii-based longline fishery

(Speaker: Erin Oleson)

MPA Simulation Rules
12 / 3

Managing Human Conflicts with Hawaiian Monk Seals

(Speaker: Rachel Sprague)

12 / 10

Project Presentations

(During Class Final)

15:00 - 17:00

(15 minutes per team)

Presentation Sequence:

 

Clare & Sanna - Conch

Jennette - Conch

Blake & Ryan - Lobster
Ashley & Lauren - Grouper
Renne - Grouper
 

Project Reports

Due 12/12

(by email)

 

 

Debate 1 - Compensatory Mortality

 

Debate 2 - The Tuna-Dolphin Issue

 

Debate 3 - Marine Protected Areas vs Traditional Fisheries Management

 

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