Further Reading

Day T and Taylor PD (1997) von Bertalanffy's growth equation should not be used to model age and size at maturity. American Naturalist 149: 381-393.

Fish Bioenergetics version 3.0, Modelling Software by the UW-Madison Center for Limnology and the Wiscons in Sea Grant Institute, http:// limnology.wisc.edu/research/bioenergetics/bioenergetics.html (accessed December 2007). Hutchings JA (2002) Life histories offish. In: Hart PJB and Reynolds JD (eds.) Handbook of Fish Biology and Fisheries, 1st edn., pp. 149-174. London: Blackwell Publishing. Kooijman SALM (2000) Dynamic Energy and Mass Budgets in Biological

Systems. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Lester NP, Shuter BJ, and Abrams PA (2004) Interpreting the von Bertalanffy model of somatic growth in fishes: The cost of reproduction. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 271: 1625-1631.

Lorenzen K and 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 B269:49-54.

Mallet JP, Charles S, Persat H, and Auger P (1999) Growth modelling in accordance with daily water temperature in European grayling (Thymallus thymallus L.). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 56: 994-1000.

Neill WH, Brandes TS, Burke BJ, et al. (2004) Ecophys.Fish: A simulation model offish growth in time-varying environmental regimes. Reviews in Fisheries Science 12: 233-288.

Persson L and de Roos AM (2006) Food-dependent individual growth and population dynamics in fishes. Journal of Fish Biology 69: 1-20.

Roff DA (1983) An allocation model of growth and reproduction in fish. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 40:1395-1404.

Roff DA (2002) Life History Evolution. Sunderland, MA: Sinauer.

Wootton RJ (ed.) (1998) Ecology of Teleost Fishes. 2nd edn. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Fish Health Index See Coastal and Estuarine Environments

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