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The Lobster Gangs of Maine
Language: en
Pages: 205
Authors: James M. Acheson
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-22 - Publisher: UPNE

An anthropologist describes the working world of Maine lobstermen, focusing on the intricate personal network that sustains them.
Capturing the Commons
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: James M. Acheson
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-26 - Publisher: University Press of New England

One of the most pressing concerns of environmentalists and policy makers is the overexploitation of natural resources. Efforts to regulate such resources are too often undermined by the people whose livelihoods depend on their use. One of the great challenges for wildlife managers in the twenty-first century is learning to
How to Catch a Lobster in Down East Maine
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Christina Lemieux Oragano
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-22 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

The book will tell the history and story of Down East Maine lobster fishing. Author Christina Lemieux's family has been lobster fishermen for four generations, and the book draws from their personal recollections and documentation. It will then bring to life the experience of Down East Maine lobster fishing and
State and Community in Fisheries Management
Language: en
Pages: 253
Authors: E. Paul Durrenberger, Thomas D. King
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Durrenberger and King present ethnographic studies of fisheries resource systems from North America, the Caribbean, Europe, Africa, Southeast Asia, and the Pacific that challenge predominant, perspective, and assumptions about resource management problems from an anthropological perspective. The scale and type of fisheries systems range from combined subsistence and commercial fisheries
Biology of the Lobster
Language: en
Pages: 528
Authors: Jan Robert Factor
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-10-31 - Publisher: Academic Press

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