recruitment curve
(reproduction curve)
A graph of the progeny of a spawning at the time they reach a specified age (for example, the age at which half of the brood has become vulnerable to fishing), plotted against the abundance of the stock that produced them.

Fisheries — dictionary. . 2004.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • recruitment curve — (reproduction curve) A graph of the progeny of a spawning at the time they reach a specified age (for example, the age at which half of the brood has become vulnerable to fishing), plotted against the abundance of the stock that produced them …   Fisheries — dictionary

  • recruitment curve — a graph of the progeny of a spawning at the time they reach a specified age, e.g. the age at which half of the brood has become vulnerable to fishing, plotted against the abundance of the stock that produced them (Ricker, 1975). Also called… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • reproduction curve — a graph of the progeny of a spawning at the time they reach a specified age, e.g. the age at which half of the brood has become vulnerable to fishing, plotted against the abundance of the stock that produced them (Ricker, 1975). Also called… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Vitality curve — A vitality curve is a leadership construct, assigning credit with certain proportions of the production to proportions of a producing population. For example, there is an often cited 20/80 rule or the Pareto principle / Law of the Vital Few… …   Wikipedia

  • Species-area curve — The species area relationship for a contiguous habitat In ecology, a species area curve is a relationship between the area of a habitat, or of part of a habitat, and the number of species found within that area. Larger areas tend to contain… …   Wikipedia

  • Acute respiratory distress syndrome — ICD9|518.82 ICDO = Caption = Chest x ray of patient with ARDS OMIM = MedlinePlus = 000103 eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 70 DiseasesDB = 892 MeshID = D012128 Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), also known as respiratory distress… …   Wikipedia

  • Economic Affairs — ▪ 2006 Introduction In 2005 rising U.S. deficits, tight monetary policies, and higher oil prices triggered by hurricane damage in the Gulf of Mexico were moderating influences on the world economy and on U.S. stock markets, but some other… …   Universalium

  • Cold seep — Marine habitats Tube worms are among the dominant species in one of four cold seep community types in the Gulf of Mexico. Littoral zone …   Wikipedia

  • Chuck Greenberg (businessman) — For the musician, see Chuck Greenberg (musician). Charles M. Chuck Greenberg (born in Englewood, New Jersey, 1961) is an American sports attorney and chairman and founder of the Greenberg Sports Group. Greenberg was managing partner of Rangers… …   Wikipedia

  • Population dynamics of fisheries — A fishery is an area with an associated fish or aquatic population which is harvested for its commercial or recreational value. Fisheries can be wild or farmed. Population dynamics describes the ways in which a given population grows and shrinks… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”