Recent Trends in Geographic Information Systems Education and Fisheries Research Applications at U.S. Universities

By Fisher, William, & Conrad S. Toepfer, Oklahoma State University

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Publication:
1998
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Article
Journal
Fisheries
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Issue
23
Pages
10-13
Peer Reviewed
No
Educational Research
Yes
Description:

Geographic information systems (GIS) technology is rapidly becoming a management and research tool for fisheries professionals. We surveyed fisheries programs at 42 U.S. universities about their training in GIS and uses of GIS in fisheries research; twent