Book abstract: Recreational or sports fishing is a multi-billion dollar industry worldwide and in many countries represents an important social and cultural activity. In some regions, it also contributes significant income to tourism and tackle businesses. In addition to its importance from a social and economic standpoint, the impact of recreational fishing on the environment and on food webs can often be substantial.
|Title of host publication||Global Challenges in Recreational Fisheries|
|Publisher||John Wiley & Sons|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Dec 2007|
- fishing industry
- recreational fisheries