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Exploring the role of oceanographic features in the spatial distribution of Pacific halibut and other longline-caught fishes off the west coast from southern Oregon to Queen Charlotte Sound, British Columbia

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Title Exploring the role of oceanographic features in the spatial distribution of Pacific halibut and other longline-caught fishes off the west coast from southern Oregon to Queen Charlotte Sound, British Columbia
Creator Sadorus, Lauri L.
Subject environment; hypoxia; longline; ocean; Pacific; survey Fisheries and aquatic sciences fisheries
Description Knowing how groundfish distribute in relation to ocean conditions is of primary importance to fishery managers as they are tasked with estimating stock size and designing effective monitoring programs amidst a changing climate. This research examined near-bottom environmental data alongside Pacific halibut survey catch data for the years 2006-2009 on the continental shelf of Oregon, Washington, and southern British Columbia. The objectives of the research were: 1) characterize summer... Thesis (Master's)--University of Washington, 2012
Contributor Mantua, Nathan J
Date 2013-04-17T18:01:35Z 2013-04-17T18:01:35Z 2013-04-17 2012
Type Thesis
Format application/pdf
Identifier Sadorus_washington_0250O_11175.pdf http://hdl.handle.net/1773/22568
Language en_US

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