2017 Le Cren Medal goes to FishBase!

On July 6th of 2017, the Fisheries Society of the British Isles (FSBI), officially awarded the Le Cren Medal to the FishBase Consortium and the entire FishBase Team, in honor of their valuable and lifelong contribution to fisheries science: “the world’s largest information portal of marine organisms”. The FSBI is an international learned society that promotes the interests…

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Latest Q-quatics publications

The “Global marine fisheries discards: A synthesis of reconstructed data” provided estimates for discards in all major fisheries in the world, as part of the global marine fisheries catch reconstruction project conducted by the Sea Around Us . It is co-authored by Maria Lourdes Palomares (PhD), Q-quatics board member, and…

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Introducing CMSY/BSM stock assessment in the Philippines

The Philippine Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources – National Fisheries Development and Research Institute (BFAR-NFRDI), in coordination with FishBase and SeaLifeBase, organized a workshop entitled “Introduction to Data-Limited Stock Assessment Using CMSY/BSM“ on 13 January 2017 held at IRRI – Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines. The said joint activity was an avenue to introduce…

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Q-quatics seminar: “Applying macroecology to project future changes in marine ecosystems under climate change”

Following the first Q-quatics board meeting on 16 January 2017 was a seminar by Dr. William Cheung on, “Applying macroecology to project future changes in marine ecosystems under climate change” held at the Conference Room of IRRI Khush Hall in Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines which was organized mainly for the FishBase,…

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