On ECOPATH, Fishbyte and fisheries management

TitleOn ECOPATH, Fishbyte and fisheries management
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1991
AuthorsChristensen, V
Accession Number4234321
Keywordscomputer programs, ECOPATH, fishery management, ICLARM, marine, Q1 01604 Stock assessment and management

A brief account of the origin and basic assumptions of the ECOPATH software and approach is given, with emphasis on their documentation in Fishbyte, and to the transition to its successor, the ECOPATH II program. Some implications of the worldwide utilization of ECOPATH II are discussed, along with its supportive use in fisheries management. (BDO).