Alternative Title

Virginia Game Fish Tagging Program : 20th anniversary 1995-2015

Document Type

Report

Department/Program

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

VIMS Department/Program

Marine Advisory Services (MAS)

Publication Date

5-2016

Series

VIMS marine resource report ; no. 2016-05.

Abstract

Through 2015, the Virginia Game Fish Tagging Program has maintained a 20-year database of records for tagged and recaptured fish. The program is a cooperative project of the Virginia Saltwater Fishing Tournament (under the Virginia Marine Resources Commission-VMRC) and the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) of the College of William and Mary (under the VIMS Marine Advisory Program).

DOI

https://doi.org/10.21220/V5BS4X

Keywords

fish tagging; fish populations; Virginia

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 License
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Funding

This work is a result of research sponsored by NOAA/National Marine Fisheries Service, Sea Scallop Research Set Aside Program under Grant Numbers NA16NMF4540041, NA16NMF4540044, and NA16NMF4540042.