Mathematical Programming Solutions for Fishery Management

  • João Lauro D. Facó
Conference paper
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 48)


In ecosystems analysis we are mainly concerned with modelling and management of ecological systems. The development of a mathematical model generally involves two phases: determining the structure of the model and finding its coefficients. Once a model has been established it is tested in terms of its predictive capabilities. A model that works may be used to evaluate alternative management programs .Optimization techniques play an important role in this analysis.


Optimal Control Problem Planning Horizon Dynamic Ecosystem Maximum Sustainable Yield Stock Model 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • João Lauro D. Facó
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  1. 1.Institute of Mathematics Computer Science DepartmentUniversidade Federal do Rio de JaneiroFrance

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