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Andrés Uriarte Senior Researcher AZTI - Sustainable Fisheries ManagementObservation and Data, Ecosystem Approach to Management, Marine Ecosystems Functioning, Integrated Assessment of Living Resources. Website: Publications Tel: + 34 667 174 431 Direction:Herrera Kaia, Portualdea z/g Pasaia Gipuzkoa 20110 Spain Latitude: 43.32547Longitude: -1.93014

More than 25 years of experience on fish population dynamics, assessment and management Responsible of the scientific monitoring of pelagic fisheries of the Basque country since 1987 and contributor to the ICES working groups on small pelagic fishes. His expertise cover fishery monitoring programs, direct surveying and integrated assessment of fish resources. He contributed to the implementation of the Daily Egg Production Method (DEPM) to the Bay of Biscay anchovy, and he has cooperated with EC STECF in the development of the anchovy management plan. As expert assessor he has chaired several advisory working groups in ICES and for GCFM (FAO) and has been co-convenor of several workshops. IN addition he has lead/participated several international projects about direct (by surveys) and indirect assessment (DEPM, acoustics, tagging), and in ecology and management. He has about 80 papers or written contributions, of which 44 are books or Articles (Refereed and SCI journals).