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Volume 3, Number 1 / February issue 2017
Manuel Alberto M. Ferreira, José António Filipe, Manuel Coelho
Chaos and complexity in the fisheries management context
Abstract

Chaos Theory and nonlinear dynamic systems’ models huge importance is recognized beyond any kind of considerations in the most varied research fields. Chaos Theory contributes very significantly to the study of marine systems and fish stocks’ preservation. In this paper are presented clues to manage fisheries in view of chaos contextualization. Particularly, when applied in the situation of ecological systems, especially in the context of fisheries, highlights its recognition in the explanation of fishing phenomena.
Keywords: Chaos Theory, dynamical systems, complex adaptive systems, fisheries, “butterfly effect”, “drop of honey effect”

Cite this article:
Manuel Alberto M. Ferreira, José António Filipe, Manuel Coelho. Chaos and complexity in the fisheries management context. Acta Scientiae et Intellectus, 3(1)2017, 47-58.


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