Can Local Knowledge of Small-Scale Fishers Be Used to Monitor and Assess Changes in Marine Ecosystems in a European Context?

  1. Piñeiro-Corbeira, Cristina
  2. Barrientos, Sara
  3. Barreiro, Rodolfo
  4. Aswani, Shankar
  5. Pascual-Fernández, José J.
  6. De la Cruz-Modino, Raquel
Human-Nature Interactions

ISBN: 9783031019791 9783031019807

Year of publication: 2022

Pages: 299-314

Type: Book chapter

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-031-01980-7_24 GOOGLE SCHOLAR lock_openOpen access editor

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