alexa Environmental, demographic and socio-economic factors influencing adoption of fisheries conservation measures in Niger Delta, Nigeria.
Environmental Sciences

Environmental Sciences

Journal of Ecosystem & Ecography

Author(s): Akankali JA, Chindah A

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This study was conducted to determine Environmental, Demogrphic and Socioeconomic factors influencing adoption of artisanal fisheries resources conservation measures based on the perspectives of Artisanal fishers in Delta, Rivers and Bayelsa states, Niger Delta, Nigeria. The study was conducted for a period of one year (January 2008 to Decmber 2008). With the aid of well-structured questionnaires the desired information were collected and analyzed. A total sample size of 1,200 respondents within the study area, were selected using random sampling technique. Logistic regression technique was used to determine the impact of the independent variables on willingness to adopt fisheries conservation measures.

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This article was published in Environ Earth Sci and referenced in Journal of Ecosystem & Ecography

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