It is suggested that bringing together local people and government to co-manage small fisheries leads to higher incomes, more secure fish supplies and a healthier environment. This guide explains co-management and provides arguments and information that can be used to persuade groups to start co-managing fisheries. It also outlines what people need to do to put co-management in place.
RIU Pocket Guide 1, Aylesford, UK: Natural Resources International, 8 pp.
Pocket Guide 1: New ways to manage small fisheries.