WIAS Seminar 'Fish Reproductive Biology and Fisheries management' on the occasion of the PhD defence of Cindy van Damme – Thursday 14 November 2013

On the occasion of the defence by Cindy van Damme (IMARES, Ijmuiden, Netherlands) of her PhD “Don’t put all your eggs in one basket! Reproductive strategies and fecundity regulation in temperate marine teleosts” a mini symposium on the reproductive biology of marine fish species will be organised.

Organisator Wageningen Institute of Animal Sciences (WIAS), Aquaculture and Fisheries

do 14 november 2013 15:00 tot 17:00

Venue: ZODIAC - A0107

The programme comprises a number of lectures of internationally renowned experts on reproductive biology of fish and its application in fisheries management.


15.00 Welcome

15.00 Dr Olav Kjesbu (Institute for Marine Research, Bergen, Norway) “Reproductive strategies and tactics of marine fish”

15.30 Dr Stelios Somarakis (Hellenic Centre of Marine Research, Crete, Greece)  "Anchovies and sardines put their eggs in many baskets: Reproductive potential and energy allocation to egg production in multiple spawning clupeoid fishes"

16.00 Dr Tara Marshall (University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom) “Temperature-dependency of growth parameters for fish”

16.30 Dr Adriaan Rijnsdorp (Wageningen Universiteit & IMARES) “Fisheries-induced evolution in growth and reproduction”