COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES Department of Mathematics and Statistics


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24th Ostrom Lecture: New approaches to the design of marine reserves


7:30 p.m. CUE 202

Alan Hastings

Abstract: I will discuss how mathematical approaches can help in the design of marine protected areas (areas where fishing and other human activity which may harm the biota is banned). Biological bakcground, and concepts underlying the use of simple mathematical models in general will be discussed.