You are here:
Home  >  About Us  >  FISH 500 Seminar Series

FISH 500 Seminar Series

Fridays at 11am during the 2014 Winter Session

Aquatic Ecosystems Research Laboratory (AERL)

Room 120

Faculty in charge of course: Drs. Daniel Pauly, Rashid Sumaila, and William Cheung
Seminar organizer: Anna Schuhbauer

 

The Fisheries Seminar Series strives to invite speakers from a wide range of disciplines related to fisheries and/or oceans. Past speakers have included quantitative modelers, public communicators, economists, anthropologists, and ecologists. Although the audience is primarily composed of faculty, staff and students from the Fisheries Centre, other departments are also well represented. It's a wonderful platform for circulating ideas, gaining new perspectives, and provoking engaging discussions.

Fisheries Centre Seminar Schedule 

Winter Session 2014 and 2015

Fridays at 11am in AERL 120

 

Date

Speaker

Topic

2014

 

September 12th 2014

Dr. Scott G Hinch Director Natural Resources Conservation Program, Faculty of Forestry, UBC

Changing climate and changing behaviour: using physiological telemetry and experimental biology to examine a conservation crisis in migrating adult Pacific salmon

VIDEO:  http://bitly.com/1u4YTfr

Special Seminar Thursday September 18th at 1 pm in AERL 107

Dr. Eric Galbraith McGill University Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences

Teaching an Earth System Model to Fish: connecting ecosystem to economics in a complex environment

September 19th 2014

Dr. Miguel Ángel Cisneros Mata CRIP-Guaymas, INAPESCA-SAGARPA

Fisheries in the Gulf of California. Relevant issues

September 26th 2014

Dr. Yoshitaka Ota Nereus, Fisheries Centre, UBC

Fishing and Ethnicity

October 3rd 2014

Dr. Steve Martell International Pacific Halibut Comission

Assessment and management of Pacific halibut

VIDEO: http://bit.ly/1oaFs7m

October 10th 2014

Dr. Ed Camp University of Florida

An integrated evaluation of stock enhancement of recreational fisheries, applied to red drum in Florida, USA

VIDEO: http://bitly.com/101I7p4

October 17th 2014

Dr .Doug Hay UBC

Biology of eulachon in the Fraser River: critical knowledge gaps

VIDEO: http://bit.ly/1oIhyQP

October 24th

Dr. Villy Christensen UBC

Fishing Down Through the Food Web

VIDEO: http://bit.ly/1wMc1LQ 

October 31st

Dr. Tony Pitcher UBC

Evaluating the Ethics and Sustainability of Fisheries

VIDEO: http://bit.ly/1xfRVJU

November 7th

Dr. Ratana Chuenpagdee MUN, Canada

Innovations and Opportunities in Small-Scale Fisheries

VIDEO: http://bit.ly/1ukMYNL 

November 14st

Dr. Dana Lepofsky SFU

Cross-Disciplinary and Cross-Community Explorations into Traditional Mariculture on the Northwest Coast

VIDEO: http://bit.ly/11QH64i

November 21st

Dr. Markus Horning Oregon State University

Sleepers creepers? Evidence of sleeper shark predation on Steller sea lions and implications for fisheries

VIDEO: http://bit.ly/1uUvWq8

November 28th

Dr. Sean Cox SFU

Monitoring deep-sea benthic communities on large spatial scales: a collaborative leap toward ecosystem-based management of bottom contact fisheries

VIDEO: http://bit.ly/1vO8ERV

                        

2015

January 9th

Sonia Strobel

Skipper Ottos' Community Supported Fishery

How the Community Supported Fishery movement is changing commercial fishing in British Columbia, Canada

VIDEO: http://bit.ly/17B8uWk

 January 16th 

Dr. Daniel Selbie

Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Cultus Lake Salmon Research Laboratory

 

Quesnel Lake Sockeye Salmon: Large escapements, trophic surprises, and the consequences of density-dependence

VIDEO: http://bit.ly/18rvEiq

January 23rd 

Adam Solomon

The Fisheries Law Centre, director & founder

An introduction to fisheries law and examination of property rights in fisheries management schemes 

VIDEO: http://bit.ly/1tWAo9r

January 30th

Dr Wilf Swartz

UBC

Sell or Perish: Analysis of Japan’s Fresh Fish Market as a Newsvendor Problem

VIDEO: http://bit.ly/1zWwAHT

February 6th

Dr. Evelyn Pinkerton

SFU

The role of the moral economy in North American small-scale fisheries: confronting neoliberal policies

 

VIDEO: http://bit.ly/16YIJhU

February 13th

Dr. Eddie Allison

University of Washington

Governing fisheries for food security

Video: http://bit.ly/1vQVfMF

February 27th

Dr. Rashid Sumaila

Conservation economics: Close the high seas to fishing and boast global food security, equality
March 6th

Student Talks: John Driscoll, Rebecca Singleton and Allison Witter

TBA
March 13th

Student Talks: Jeff Scott, Darah Gibson and Ravi Maharaj

TBA
March 20th

Student Talks: Sahir Advani, Myriam Khalfallah and Xueying Yin

TBA
March 27th

Stefan Austermühle

 TBA
April 10th

Student Talks: Clayton Manning and Vanessa Minke-Martin

 
April 17th

Dr. Daniel Pauly

 

a place of mind, The University of British Columbia

UBC FISHERIES CENTRE
UBC Fisheries Centre
2202 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC
Canada
V6T 1Z4
Tel 604-822-2731
Fax 604-822-8934
Email:

Emergency Procedures | Accessibility | Contact UBC | © Copyright The University of British Columbia