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UBC Fisheries Centre

The UBC Fisheries Centre, located at the University of British Columbia, promotes multidisciplinary study of aquatic ecosystems and broad-based collaboration with maritime communities, government, NGOs and other partners. The UBC Fisheries Centre is the focal point for development of the widely used Ecopath with Ecosim approach and software. It is also a member of the FishBase Consortium.


  • Research units 1
  • Notes 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Research units

Research unit Leaders
Sea Around Us Project [1] Daniel Pauly [2]
Project Seahorse [3] Amanda Vincent [4]
Fisheries Economics Research Unit (FERU) [5] Ussif Rashid Sumaila [6]
Policy and Ecosystem Restoration in Fisheries (PERF)[7] Tony J. Pitcher [8]
Marine Mammal Research Unit [9] Andrew Trites [10]
Quantitative Modeling Group [11] Villy Christensen
Carl Walters
Aboriginal Fisheries [12] David Close [13]
NF-UBC Nereus Program[14] William Cheung
Yoshi Ota
Daniel Pauly [15]
Changing Ocean Research Unit [16] William Cheung [17]
Global Ocean Modeling [18] Villy Christensen [19]


  1. ^ Sea Around Us Project – Main web site.
  2. ^ Mission statement Sea Around Us. Accessed: 23 February 2015.
  3. ^ Project Seahorse – Main web site.
  4. ^ Amanda Vincent Project Seahorse. Accessed: 23 February 2015.
  5. ^ Fisheries Economics Research Unit
  6. ^ About FERU: People Fisheries Economics Research Unit. Accessed: 23 February 2015.
  7. ^ Policy and Ecosystem Restoration in Fisheries – Main web site.
  8. ^ Current Members Policy and Ecosystem Restoration in Fisheries. Accessed: 23 February 2015.
  9. ^ Marine Mammal Research Unit – Main web site.
  10. ^ Andrew Trites Marine Mammal Research Unit. Accessed: 23 February 2015.
  11. ^ Quantitative Modeling Group UBC Fisheries Centre. Accessed: 23 February 2015.
  12. ^ Aboriginal Fisheries – Main web site.
  13. ^ David Close Aboriginal Fisheries. Accessed: 23 February 2015.
  14. ^ Nereus Program UBC Fisheries Centre. Accessed: 9 September 2015.
  15. ^ Nereus Fellows and Principal Investigators The Nereus Program. Accessed: 9 September 2015.
  16. ^ Changing Ocean Research Unit – Main web site.
  17. ^ William Cheung UBC Fisheries Centre. Accessed: 23 February 2015.
  18. ^ Global Ocean Modeling – Main web site.
  19. ^ Villy Christensen Global Ocean Modeling. Accessed: 23 February 2015.


  • 2006-2007 Report UBC Fisheries Centre.

External links

  • UBC Fisheries Centre – Main web site

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