Transactions Book Review: A Review of “Regional Fisheries Oceanography of the California Current System: The CalCOFI Program”

Book Review Regional Fisheries Oceanography of the California Current System: The CalCOFI Program. By Sam McClatchie. Springer, New York. 2014. 235 pages. $189 (hardcover), $149 (e-book). This lovely book is aimed at graduate students in oceanography and researchers with special interests in both the California Current and how the California Current Cooperative Fisheries Investigation (CalCOFI).. read more →

Book Review: Walleye and Sauger

  Biology, Management, and Culture of Walleye and Sauger.  Edited by Bruce A. Barton. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.  2011. 600 pages. US$79 Why would a group of fisheries scientists and managers take it upon themselves, under the auspices of the Walleye Technical Committee, North Central Division of the American Fisheries Society, to write this.. read more →

Book Review: Telemetry Techniques

Telemetry Techniques: A User Guide for Fisheries Research Noah S. Adams, John W. Beeman, and John H. Eiler, editors. 2012. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland. 543 pages. I would have greatly benefited from reading this book at the start of my Ph.D. It is a thorough and well-organised “Telemetry 101,” for students and senior researchers.. read more →