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The Ecosystem-based Management Community
John Surrick, Chesapeake Bay Foundation/Marine Photobank
Following concerns of overexploitation led by a community conservation group, the commercial fishing of menhaden fish in Chesapeake Bay was capped in 2005 to allow populations to replenish.
The following is a list of organizations that are recognized as running active or having recently conluded programs that promote or incorporate many or all of the guiding principles of marine ecosystem-based management. To add a link to this list, please email SeaWeb.