Fisheries Biology and Management

Fisheries biology and management is the study of marine environments and the monitoring and management of their living resources. The field includes ecological studies and analysis, population modeling, data collection, and working with communities to ensure sustainability.



Associate Professor


Assistant Researcher

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Centers, Labs, and Projects

California Cooperative Oceanic Fisheries Investigations (CalCOFI)
Studies the marine environment off the coast of California, the management of its living resources, and monitors the indicators of El Nino and climate change.
Center for Marine Biodiversity and Conservation (CMBC)
Promotes interdisciplinary research and educational approaches to maintain the integrity of ocean ecosystems and manage their use in the face of rapid and inevitable global change.
Gulf of California Marine Program
Dedicated to generating and disseminating scientific information that has a direct, positive impact on conservation and management issues and policies in the region.

Recent Publications

Cota-Nieto, J. J.; Erisman, B.; Aburto-Oropeza, O.; Moreno-Baez, M.; Hinojosa-Arango, G.; Johnson, A. F.
Egerton, J. P.; Johnson, A. F.; Turner, J.; Levay, L.; Mascarenas-Osorio, I.; Aburto-Oropeza, O.
Breitburg, Denise; Levin, Lisa A.; Oschlies, Andreas; Grégoire, Marilaure; Chavez, Francisco P.; Conley, Daniel J.; Garçon, Véronique; Gilbert, Denis; Gutiérrez, Dimitri; Isensee, Kirsten; Jacinto, Gil S.; Limburg, Karin E.; Montes, Ivonne; Naqvi, S. W. A.; Pitcher, Grant C.; Rabalais, Nancy N.; Roman, Michael R.; Rose, Kenneth A.; Seibel, Brad A.; Telszewski, Maciej; Yasuhara, Moriaki; Zhang, Jing