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Culturally significant fisheries: keystones for management of freshwater social-ecological systems

Noble, Mae; Duncan, Phil; Perry, Darren; Prosper, Kerry; Rose, Denis; Schnierer, Stephan; Tipa, Gail; Williams, Erica; Woods, Rene; Pittock, James


Indigenous peoples of North America, Australia, and New Zealand have a long tradition of harvesting freshwater animals. Over generations of reliance and subsistence harvesting, Indigenous peoples have acquired a profound understanding of these freshwater animals and ecosystems that have become embedded within their cultural identity. We have identified trans-Pacific parallels in the cultural significance of several freshwater animal groups, such as eels, other finfish, bivalves, and...[Show more]

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Date published: 2016
Type: Journal article
Source: Ecology and Society
DOI: 10.5751/ES-08353-210222
Access Rights: Open Access


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