Table 9. Synthetic indicators of capacity and sustainability for fishing and hunting.


Activities Use indicators Indicators of sustainability of use Indicators of capacity for changing use practices
Fishing - abundance and diversity
of catches / fisher / time of day
- number of traditional fishers /
number of professional fishers
- existence of local access and use rules and their effectiveness
- resources from fishing / total resources
Hunting - abundance and diversity
of catches / hunter / hunt
- number of signs of poaching (cartridges, hunting camps, flight initiation distance, etc.) per hectare
- level of external demand: tourists,
major ‘foreign’ traders, ... (estimated number of exported items)
- resources from hunting / total resources
- existence of traditional hunting rules
and their effectiveness