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Recreational Fishing and Fishing Policies in the Netherlands and Australia: a Comparative Review

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  • Hurkens, Ruben R.C.M.
  • Tisdell, Clement A.

This article compares fisheries management, environmental problems and policies of the Netherlands and Australia. From this comparison lessons can be learned for countries that experience economic growth and on increase of leisure activity. In both countries, conflicts between the user groups, e.g. commercial and recreational fishers, are identified and the ways in which policymakers deal with these problems are outlined. Often suggested tools to address these problems are decision-making procedures based on a holistic framework in which economic, sociocultural, political/institutional, ecological aspects are included in the decision framework. Recreational fishing is today often the dominant factor in the resolution of these matters because of the relative economic, social and political power of recreational fishers as a group.

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Paper provided by University of Queensland, School of Economics in its series Economics, Ecology and Environment Working Papers with number 48978.

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Date of creation: Apr 2004
Handle: RePEc:ags:uqseee:48978
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  1. Tisdell, Clement A., 2003. "Recreational Fishing: Its Expansion, its Economic Value and Aquaculture's Role in Sustaining it," Economics, Ecology and Environment Working Papers 48974, University of Queensland, School of Economics.
  2. Kearney, Robert E., 2001. "Fisheries property rights and recreational/commercial conflict: implications of policy developments in Australia and New Zealand," Marine Policy, Elsevier, vol. 25(1), pages 49-59, January.
  3. Tisdell, Clement A. & Wilson, Clevo, 2003. "Economics of Wildlife Tourism," Economics, Ecology and Environment Working Papers 48969, University of Queensland, School of Economics.
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