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Achieving sustainable and equitable fisheries requires nuanced policies not silver bullets

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A.M.C.-M. is supported by the UBC-Nippon Nereus Program. U.R.S., T.C.T. and N.T.-A. acknowledge funding support of Ocean Canada. T.C. acknowledges funding support of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada.

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  1. Nippon Foundation Nereus Program, Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

    • Andrés M. Cisneros-Montemayor
  2. Fisheries Economics Research Unit, Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

    • Tim Cashion
    • , Travis C. Tai
    • , Nicolás Talloni-Álvarez
    •  & U. Rashid Sumaila
  3. Oceana, Madrid, Spain

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  4. Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide, Eugene, OR, USA

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