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Fisheries release mortality : identifying, prioritizing, and resolving data gaps / L.R. Benaka, L. Sharpe, L. Anderson, K. Brennan, J.E. Budrick, C. Lunsford, E. Meredith, M.S. Mohr, and C. Villafana.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (vi, 84 pages) : PDF file ; 555 KB.
  • Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service, 2014.

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General Note:
"July 2014."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 53-55).
Summary, etc.:
"This report describes research projects addressing release mortality that were funded by NOAA's National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) from 1999 to 2013. The projects highlighted in this section are not a complete accounting of all NMFS-funded release mortality research during this timeframe, but these projects do reflect the large majority of projects funded and research areas. The number of NMFS-funded research projects varies by region: Northeast (17), Southeast (24), West Coast (8), Alaska (4), and Pacific Islands (1). This report focuses on various approaches to incorporating release mortality assumptions into stock assessments, as well as techniques that have been used in the Northeast (Delphi Technique) and the West Coast (model-based approach) to develop revised release mortality estimates"--Executive summary.
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Source of Description Note:
Title from title screen (viewed on Sept. 29, 2014).
Subject: Fishery management > United States.
Fishes > Conservation > United States.
Fishes > Mortality > Effect of fishing on > Research > United States.
Fishes > Wounds and injuries > Effect of fishing on > Research > United States.

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