Lorenzen Lab @ Imperial

Aquatic Resource Ecology

Publications

Integrative science for aquatic resource management

Population biology of fish and fish diseases

Aquaculture-based fisheries enhancement and restoration

Conservation of natural aquatic resources

Sustainable aquaculture systems

Institutional, social and economic issues

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Integrative science for aquatic resource management

Lorenzen, K. (2008) Understanding and managing enhancement fisheries systems. Reviews in Fisheries Science 16: 10-23 . PDF

Lorenzen, K., Smith, L., Nguyen Khoa, S., Burton, M., Garaway, C.J. (2007) Guidance manual on the management of irrigation development impacts on fisheries . Colombo: International Water Management Institute. PDF

Garaway, C.J., Arthur, R.I., Chamsingh, B., Homekingkeo, P., Lorenzen, K., Saengvilaikham, B. & Sidavong, K. (2006) A social science perspective on stock enhancement outcomes: lessons learned from inland fisheries in southern Lao PDR. Fisheries Research 80: 37-45. PDF

Population biology of fish and fish diseases

Lorenzen, K. (2008) Beyond ‘stock and recruitment’: density-dependent growth in recruited fish and its role in population regulation. Bulletin of Marine Science 83: 181-196. PDF

Lorenzen, K., Almeida, O., Arthur, R., Garaway, C. & Nguyen Khoa, S. (2006) Aggregated yield and fishing effort in multi-species fisheries: an empirical analysis. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 63: 1334-1343. PDF

Lorenzen, K. (2005) Population dynamics and potential of fisheries stock enhancement: practical theory for assessment and policy analysis. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B . 260: 171-189. PDF

CAB International (2005) Population Dynamics [original text by K. Lorenzen]. In: Aquaculture Compendium . Wallingford, UK: CAB International. 20 pp. PDF Link to Aquaculture Compendium

Agnew, D.J., Marlow, T.R, Arkhipkin, A., Lorenzen, K., Pompert, J., Purchase, L.V., Tingley, G.A. & Wakeford, R. (2003) The influence of Drake Passage oceanography on the parasitic infection of individual year classes of southern blue whiting ( Micromestistius australis ). Marine Ecology Progress Series 254: 281-291. PDF

Lorenzen, K. (2003) Book review of: Whirling Disease: Reviews and Current Topics (Ed. J.L. Bartholomew & C.J. Wilson). Fish and Fisheries 4: 177. PDF

Lorenzen, K. & Enberg, K. (2002) Density-dependent growth as a key mechanism in the regulation of fish populations: evidence from among-population comparisons. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B – Biological Sciences 269: 49-54. PDF

Lorenzen, K. (2000) Population dynamics and management. In: Tilapias: Biology and Exploitation . Edited by M.C.M. Beveridge & B.J. McAndrew. Dordrecht: Kluwer. pp. 163-225. PDF

Beddington, J.R., Lorenzen, K. & Payne, A.I. (1997) Limits to exploitation of capture fisheries. In: Developing and Sustaining World Fisheries Resources: The State of Science and Management . Edited by D.A. Hancock, D.C. Smith, A. Grant & J.P. Beumer. Collingwood, Australia: CSIRO. pp. 529-536.

Lorenzen, K. (1996) The relationship between body weight and natural mortality in fish: a comparison of natural ecosystems and aquaculture. Journal of Fish Biology 49: 627-647. PDF (Mortality-weight DATA )

Lorenzen, K. (1996) A simple von Bertalanffy model for density-dependent growth in extensive aquaculture, with an application to common carp ( Cyprinus carpio ). Aquaculture 142: 191-205. PDF

Lorenzen, K. (1993) Book review of: Fish Diseases (Ed. W. Schaeperclaus, H. Kulow and K. Schreckenbach). Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries 3: 379-380.

Lorenzen, K. (1993) Acquired immunity to infectious diseases in fish: implications for the interpretation of fish disease surveys. In: Fish: Ecotoxicology and Ecophysiology . Edited by T. Braunbeck, W. Hanke & H. Segner. Weinheim/New York: Verlag Chemie. pp. 183-196. PDF

Lorenzen, K. & Dixon, P.F. (1991) Prevalence of antibodies to lymphocystis virus in estuarine flounder, Platichthys flesus . Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 11: 99-103. PDF

Lorenzen, K., des Clers, S.A., & Anders, K. (1991) Population dynamics of lymphocystis disease in estuarine flounder, Platichthys flesus (L.). Journal of Fish Biology 39: 577-587. PDF

Aquaculture-based fisheries enhancement and restoration

Lorenzen, K. (2008) Understanding and managing enhancement fisheries systems. Reviews in Fisheries Science 16: 10-23 . PDF

Medley, P.A.H. & Lorenzen, K. (2006) EnhanceFish: A decision support tool for aquaculture-based fisheries enhancement. Imperial College/DFID. LINK

Lorenzen, K. & Medley, P.A.H. (2006) EnhanceFish Manual. Imperial College/DFID. 95 pp. LINK

Lorenzen, K. (2006) EnhanceFish Guide. Imperial College/DFID. 18 pp. LINK

Lorenzen, K. (2006) Population management in fisheries enhancement: gaining key information from release experiments through use of a size-dependent mortality model. Fisheries Research 80:19-27 . PDF

Bell, J.D., Bartley, D.M., Lorenzen, K. & Loneragan, N.R. (2006) Restocking and Stock Enhancement of Coastal Fisheries: Potential, Problems and Progress. Fisheries Research 80: 1-8. PDF

Garaway, C.J., Arthur, R.I., Chamsingh, B., Homekingkeo, P., Lorenzen, K., Saengvilaikham, B. & Sidavong, K. (2006) A social science perspective on stock enhancement outcomes: lessons learned from inland fisheries in southern Lao PDR. Fisheries Research 80: 37-45. PDF

Bell, J.D., Bartley, D.M, Lorenzen, K. & Loneragan N.R. (Ed.) (2006) Restocking and stock enhancement of coastal fisheries: potential, problems and progress . Special issue of Fisheries Research .80(1).

Lorenzen, K. (2005) Book review of: Stock Enhancement and Sea Ranching: Developments, Pitfalls and Opportunities (Ed. K.M. Leber, S. Kitada, H.L. Blankenship & T. Svasabd). Journal of Fish Biology . PDF

CAB International (2005) Fisheries Enhancement [original text by K. Lorenzen]. In: Aquaculture Compendium . Wallingford, UK: CAB International. 15 pp. PDF Link to Aquaculture Compendium

Lorenzen, K. (2005) Population dynamics and potential of fisheries stock enhancement: practical theory for assessment and policy analysis. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B . 260: 171-189. PDF

Lorenzen, K. (2003) Book review of: Animal Domestication and Behaviour (E.O. Price). Fish and Fisheries 4: 176. PDF

Lorenzen, K., Amarasinghe, U.S., Bartley, D.M., Bell, J.D., Bilio, M., de Silva, S.S., Garaway, C.J., Hartmann, W.D., Kapetsky, J.M., Laleye, P., Moreau, J., Sugunan, V.V. & Swar, D.B (2001) Strategic review of enhancements and culture-based fisheries. In: Aquaculture in the Third Millennium . Rome: FAO. pp. 221-237. PDF

Garaway, C., Lorenzen, K. & Chamsingh, B. (2001) Developing fisheries enhancements in small waterbodies: lessons from Lao PDR and Northeast Thailand. ACIAR Proceedings 98: 227-234. PDF

Lorenzen, K. (2001) Using population models to assess culture-based fisheries: a brief review with an application to the analysis of stocking experiments. ACIAR Proceedings 98: 257-265. PDF

Lorenzen, K. & Welcomme, R.L. (2001) Stocking. In: Inland Fisheries: Ecology and Management . Compiled by R.L. Welcomme. Oxford: Blackwell Science. pp. 241-253.

Lorenzen, K. (2000) Allometry of natural mortality as a basis for assessing optimal release size in fish stocking programmes. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 57: 2374-2381. PDF

Lorenzen, K. & Garaway C.J. (1998) How predictable is the outcome of stocking? FAO Fisheries Technical Paper 374: 133-152. PDF

Lorenzen, K. (1998) Culture-based fisheries in Asian Reservoirs and Lakes: Key Issues for Sustainability. In: Aquaculture Sustainability and the Environment. Manila/Bangkok: Asian Development Bank/Network of Aquaculture Centers in Asia-Pacific, pp. 321-327.

Lorenzen, K., Juntana, J., Bundit, J. & Tourongruang, D. (1998) Assessing culture fisheries practices in small water bodies: a study of village fisheries in Northeast Thailand. Aquaculture Research. 29: 211-224. PDF

Lorenzen, K., Xu, G., Cao, F., Ye, J. & Hu, T. (1997) Analysing extensive fish culture systems by transparent population modelling: bighead carp, Aristichthys nobilis (Richardson 1845), culture in a Chinese reservoir. Aquaculture Research 28: 867-880. PDF ( Worksheets )

Garaway, C.J., Lorenzen, K. & Chamsingh, B. (1997) Reservoir fisheries management in Savannakhet Province, Lao PDR. 45pp.

Lorenzen, K. (1996) Culture fisheries assessment methodology. Final Report to the Overseas Development Administration. MRAG Ltd. 25 pp

Lorenzen, K. (1995) Population dynamics and management of culture-based fisheries. Fisheries Management and Ecology 2: 61-73. PDF

Lorenzen, K. & des Clers, S.A. (1994) Potential yield of South Asian small reservoir fisheries. Final Report to the Overseas Development Administration. MRAG Ltd. 60 pp.

Lorenzen, K. (1993) Assessment and Management of South Asian Small Reservoir Fisheries: A Population Dynamics Approach. Technical Report. MRAG Ltd., 120 pp.

Lorenzen, K. (1993) Asian culture-based reservoir fisheries: population dynamics modelling and adaptive management. EIFAC Occasional Paper No. 28, pp. 25-38. Rome: FAO.

Conservation of natural aquatic resources

Almeida, O., Lorenzen, K. & McGrath, D.G. (2009) Fishing agreements in the lower Amazon: for gain and restraint. Fisheries Management and Ecology 16: 61-67 PDF

Martelo, J., Lorenzen, K., Crossa, M. & McGrath, D.G. (2008) Habitat associations of exploited fish species in the Lower Amazon river-floodplain system. Freshwater Biology , in press. PDF

Lorenzen, K., Almeida, O., Arthur, R., Garaway, C. & Nguyen Khoa, S. (2006) Aggregated yield and fishing effort in multi-species fisheries: an empirical analysis. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 63: 1334-1343. PDF

Amilhat, E. & Lorenzen, K. (2005) Habitat use, migration pattern and population dynamics of chevron snakehead Channa striata in a rainfed rice farming landscape. Journal of Fish Biology 67(SB):23-34. PDF

Nguyen Khoa, S., Lorenzen, K., Garaway, C.J., Chamsinhg, B., Siebert, D. & Randone, M. (2005) Impacts of irrigation on fisheries in rain-fed rice-farming landscapes. Journal of Applied Ecology 42: 892-900. PDF

Amilhat, E., Morales, E.J., Immink, A., Little, D.C., Lorenzen, K., Ul Islam, F. & Karapanagiotidis, I. (2005) Self-recruiting species in aquaculture: their role in rural livelihoods. Summary Report. DFID Aquaculture and Fish Genetics Research Programme.

Nguyen Khoa, S., Smith, L. & Lorenzen, K. (2005) Impacts of irrigation on inland fisheries: appraisals in Laos and Sri Lanka. Comprehensive Assessment Research Report 7. PDF

Nguyen Khoa, S., Smith, L. & Lorenzen, K. (2005) Adaptive, participatory and integrated assessment of the impacts of irrigation on fisheries: evaluation of the approach in Sri Lanka. IWMI Working Paper 89. PDF

Little, D.C., Lorenzen, K., Amilhat, E., Morales, J. & Immink, A. (2004) Self-recruiting species in aquaculture: their ecology and role in livelihoods. Final Report to the DFID Aquaculture and Fish Genetics Research Programme.

Arthington A.H., Lorenzen K., Pusey B.J., Abell R., Halls, A., Winemiller K.O., Arrington D.A. & Baran E. (2004) River fisheries: ecological basis for management and conservation. In: Welcomme, R.L. & Petr, T. (Ed.) Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on the Management of Large Rivers for Fisheries. Vol 1, pp. 31-60. Bangkok: FAO. PDF

Lorenzen, K., Nguyen Khoa, S., Garaway, C.J., Arthur, R.I., Chamsingh, B., Litdamlong, D., Siebert, D. & Innes-Taylor, N. (2000) Impacts of irrigation and aquaculture development on small-scale aquatic resources. Final report to the DFID Environment Research Programme. PDF

Lorenzen, K., Garaway, C.J., Chamsingh, B. & Warren, T.J. (1998) Effects of access restrictions and stocking on small water body fisheries in Laos. Journal of Fish Biology 53 (Supplement 1) 345-357. PDF

Sustainable aquaculture systems

Burford, M.A. & Lorenzen, K. (2004) Modelling nitrogen dynamics in intensive aquaculture ponds: the role of sediment remineralization. Aquaculture 229: 129-145. PDF

Michielsens, C.J., Lorenzen, K., Phillips, M.J., & Gautier, R. (2002) Asian carp farming systems: towards a typology and increased resource use efficiency. Aquaculture Research . 33: 403-413. PDF

Lorenzen, K. (1999) Nitrogen recovery from shrimp pond effluent: dissolved N removal has greater overall recovery potential than particulate N removal, but requires higher rates of water exchange than presently used. Aquaculture Research 30: 923-928. PDF

Cowan, V.J., Lorenzen, K. & Funge-Smith, S.J. (1999) Impact of culture intensity and monsoon season on water quality in Thai commercial shrimp ponds. Aquaculture Research 30: 123-133. PDF

Lorenzen, K., Struve, J. & Cowan, V.J. (1997) Impact of farming intensity and water management on nitrogen dynamics in intensive pond culture: a mathematical model applied to Thai commercial shrimp ponds. Aquaculture Research 28: 493-508. PDF

Institutional, social and economic issues

Lorenzen, K. (2008) Understanding and managing enhancement fisheries systems. Reviews in Fisheries Science 16: 10-23 . PDF

Lorenzen, K., Smith, L., Nguyen Khoa, S., Burton, M., Garaway, C.J. (2007) Guidance manual on the management of irrigation development impacts on fisheries . Colombo: International Water Management Institute. PDF

Garaway, C.J., Arthur, R.I., Chamsingh, B., Homekingkeo, P., Lorenzen, K., Saengvilaikham, B. & Sidavong, K. (2006) A social science perspective on stock enhancement outcomes: lessons learned from inland fisheries in southern Lao PDR. Fisheries Research 80: 37-45. PDF

Smith, L.E.D., Nguyen Khoa, S. & Lorenzen, K. (2005) Livelihood functions of inland fisheries: policy implications in developing countries. Water Policy 7: 359-383. PDF

Hartmann, W., Dugan, P., Funge-Smith, S., Hortle, K.B., Kuemlagan, B., Lorenzen, K., Marmulla, G., Mattson,N. & Welcomme, R.L. (2004) Reople and fisheries management. In: Welcomme, R.L. & Petr, T. (Ed.) Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on the Management of Large Rivers for Fisheries. Vol 1, pp. 61-92. Bangkok: FAO. PDF

Almeida, O.T. & Lorenzen, K. & McGrath, D.G. (2004) The fisheries sector in the Amazon regional economy. In: Welcomme, R.L. & Petr, T. (Ed.) Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on the Management of Large Rivers for Fisheries. Vol. 2, pp 15-24. Bangkok: FAO. PDF

Almeida, O.T., Lorenzen, K. & McGrath, D.G. (2003) Commercial fishing in the Brazilian Amazon: regional differentiation in fleet characteristics and efficiency. Fisheries Management and Ecology 10: 109-115. PDF

Dixon, P.J., Sultana, P., Thompson, P., Ahmed, M., Halls, A.S. & Lorenzen, K. (2003) Understanding livelihoods dependent on inland fisheries in Bangladesh and Southeast Asia. Worldfish Center, Penang.

Lorenzen, K., Choulamany, X. & Sultana, P. (2003) Understanding livelihoods dependent on inland fisheries: Lao country report. Worldfish Center, Penang. PDF

Lorenzen, K., Almeida, O. & McGrath, D.G. (2002) Fisheries management for biodiversity conservation in the Brazilian Amazon. Final Report to the Darwin Initiative, DEFRA. 36 pp. PDF

Almeida, O.T., Lorenzen, K. & McGrath, D.G. (2002) Oficina de Politicas Pesqueiras para o Baixo Amazonas. IPAM, Santarem, Brazil. 28 pp. PDF

Lorenzen, K., Smith, L., Nguyen Khoa, S., Burton, M., Garaway, C.J. (2002) Management of irrigation development impacts on fisheries. Final Technical Report to the DFID Knowledge and Research in Engineering Sectors Programme. 60 pp. PDF

Garaway, C.J., Arthur, R. & Lorenzen, K. (2002) Adaptive learning approaches to fisheries enhancements. Final Technical Report to the DFID Fisheries Management Science Programme. 54 pp. PDF


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