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Hiruy, Kiros; Murphy, Ray; Lewis, Tom; White, William T.; Purcell, Steven W. – Research Evaluation, 2019
Research-for-development (R4D), as a mode of foreign aid, is a practical way to support developing countries. However, few studies have assessed the scientific impacts of R4D projects. Here, we applied an integrated assessment approach to evaluate the scientific impact of research projects commissioned by the Australian Centre for International…
Descriptors: Animal Husbandry, Agriculture, Developing Nations, Research Projects
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Kumaran, M.; Vimala, D. Deboral; Chandrasekaran, V. S.; Alagappan, M.; Raja, S. – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2012
Purpose: Public-funded fisheries extension services have been blamed as poor and responsible for the slow pace of aquaculture development in India. The present investigation aimed to find concrete interventions to streamline the extension service by understanding the research-extension-farmer linkage indirectly in terms of information sources of…
Descriptors: Extension Education, Extension Agents, Information Sources, Foreign Countries
Cummings, Maynard W.; And Others – 1974
Presented in this 1972-1973 annual report are summaries of projects in advisory services, coastal zone studies, fisheries and aquaculture, marine products, and ocean engineering. A listing of publications and an activity budget are included. The report is intended to be a general overview of the total activities of the University of California's…
Descriptors: Annual Reports, Ecology, Food, Marine Biology
Smoker, William W., Ed. – 1981
This conference was an attempt to have the fishing industry join the state of Alaska in building fisheries education programs. Topics addressed in papers presented at the conference include: (1) fisheries as a part of life in Alaska, addressing participation of Alaska natives in commercial fisheries and national efforts; (2) the international…
Descriptors: Educational Needs, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Fisheries
Science Research Associates, Inc., Chicago, IL. – 1975
The instructional booklet explores various occupations in the job family of marine science. Following a brief introduction to the concept of occupational clusters, the student is given an overall orientation to the general area of oceanography and marine-related careers. A shore research station and the activities of a marine biologist are…
Descriptors: Career Education, Career Opportunities, Employment, Employment Opportunities
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Tamaru, Clyde; Haverkort-Yeh, Roxanne D.; Gorospe, Kelvin D.; Rivera, Malia Ana J. – Journal of Biological Education, 2014
This biology investigation on "Pristipomoides filamentosus" larval development, survival, and aquaculture research was developed with three educational objectives: to provide high school students with (1) a scientific background on the biology and science of fisheries as well as overfishing, its consequences, and possible mitigations;…
Descriptors: High School Students, Inquiry, Ichthyology, Animals
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Stumbos, John – California Agriculture, 1997
University of California Sea Grant Extension Program provides training and technical assistance to fishers, farmers, planners, and conservationists on projects such as coastal ecosystem health, marine environmental protection, fisheries management, aquaculture, salmon habitat restoration, and controlling nonpoint-source pollution; supports…
Descriptors: Community Involvement, Conservation (Environment), Cooperative Programs, Environmental Education
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Secchi, Silvia; Banerjee, Simanti – Journal of Economic Education, 2019
The authors present a semester-long game to teach the role of economics in natural resources management. The game is framed within a fisheries context: multiple student fisheries harvest fish to maximize yield/profit, which is measured using a piecewise linear function. There are prizes for both the student and the group with the highest…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Economics Education, Natural Resources, Role
Caton, Albert, Ed.; And Others – 1984
This booklet contains the third in a series of three interdisciplinary units which focus specifically on the Pacific Ocean and its surrounding countries. The unit, intended primarily for upper secondary students, consists of readings and interdisciplinary activities (science, art, social studies, English, and home economics) presented in four…
Descriptors: Ecology, Environmental Standards, Estuaries, Fisheries
Monette, Fred; And Others – 1980
Emphasizing community resources which are most accessible to Seattle's Indian population, this manual is designed to aid Native Americans in their explorations of vocational training and occupational choices. In the information sources section, six Seattle organizations along with program services offered by each are listed. It is noted also that…
Descriptors: American Indian Education, American Indians, Apprenticeships, Career Exploration
Graves, Mary A. – 1980
To help Native Americans discover what careers might interest them, the exercises in this workbook manifest the user's needs, beliefs, likes and dislikes, thereby enabling a better choice of a suitable career. Following the first section on pronunciation and meaning of certain words necessary to a school or job search is a section on job dreams…
Descriptors: American Indian Education, American Indians, Career Choice, Career Guidance
Chan, Gordon L. – 1968
This report includes a study of the need for marine technicians in California, implications for the national scene, and observations made at a national conference held in Florida in 1968. Problems treated are: (1) definition of a marine technician, (2) how marine technicians should be classified, (3) how great is the demand for them, (4) the type…
Descriptors: Marine Technicians, Technical Education, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
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Mee, Lee Shok – Journal of Science and Mathematics Education in Southeast Asia, 2017
Malaysian mangrove resources are exploited for woods, fisheries, wildlife, agriculture, and in recent decades for aquaculture and ecotourism. Such exploitations are often unsustainable, particularly when there is permanent change in land usage. In the last four decades, it is estimated that the overall loss in mangrove areas is over 16 percent…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Sustainable Development, Environmental Education, Ecology
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Marrocco, Aldo T. – Asia-Pacific Forum on Science Learning and Teaching, 2011
The modern food system involves high consumption of natural resources and other forms of environmental degradation. This paper is a presentation of internet resources such as scientific contributions, graphics, tables, images, animations and interactive atlases that can help to teach this subject. The discussion contains some subjects considered…
Descriptors: Food, Internet, Natural Resources, Ecology
Delaplaine School District, AR. – 1990
The Delaplaine Agriculture Department Confinement Project, begun in June 1988, conducted a confinement aquaculture program by comparing the growth of channel catfish raised in cages in a pond to channel catfish raised in cages in the Black River, Arkansas. The study developed technology that would decrease costs in the domestication of fish, using…
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Experiential Learning, Fisheries, High Schools
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