Issue
Aquat. Living Resour.
Volume 22, Number 2, April-June 2009
Fish Stock Assessments Using Surveys and Indicators
Page(s) 135 - 153
DOI https://doi.org/10.1051/alr/2009016
Published online 17 June 2009
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