By David L.G. Noakes
This ebook is the 1st entire biography of 1 of the founders of fishery technology, William Edwin (Bill) Ricker (1908 - 2001), immortalized within the Ricker Curve. This ebook combines Bill’s personal reminiscences with contributions from those that knew him and labored with him as a colleague in the course of his multifaceted occupation. In an editorial written presently prior to his dying, invoice offers his personal account of his profession and highbrow improvement.
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Review of the rate of growth and mortality of Paciﬁc salmon in salt water, and noncatch mortality caused by ﬁshing. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada 33: 1483 – 1524. (174) 1977. The historical development. pp. A. Fish population dynamics, John Wiley & Sons, London. (175) 1976. Origin of stoneﬂy names proposed by Ricker and collaborators. Perla 2: 5 – 19. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah. Reprinted with additions and emendations, 1992. (176) 1978. J. E. Ricker]. Bias in using an age-length key to estimate agefrequency distributions.
Some Plecoptera from the far north. Canadian Entomologist 76: 174 – 185. 1945. E. Ricker & Daniel Merriman]. On the methods of measuring ﬁsh. Copeia 1945: 185 – 191. 1945. Natural mortality among Indiana bluegill sunﬁsh. Ecology 26: 111 – 121. 1945. A method of estimating minimum size limits for obtaining maximum yield. Copeia 1945: 84 – 94. 1945. Some applications of statistical methods to ﬁshery problems. Biometrics Bulletin 1: 73 – 79. 1945. A ﬁrst list of Indiana stoneﬂies. Proceedings of the Indiana Academy of Science 54: 225 – 230.
Bill Ricker: An Appreciation (Developments in Environmental Biology of Fishes) by David L.G. Noakes