Bycatch Reduction Panels Improve Catch Composition and Size Distribution of Fishes Retained in Pound Nets
Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Marine Resource Report No. 2008-01; VSG-08-01
Fisheries, Management, Virginia
This work is the result of research sponsored in part by NOAA Office of Sea Grant, U.S. Department of Commerce, under Grant No. NA96RG0025 to the Virginia Sea Grant Program. The U.S. Government is authorized to produce and distribute reprints for government purposes notwithstanding any copyright notation that may appear herein. This project was financially supported by the Potomac River Fisheries Commission The author gratefully acknowledges David Bradley and William Dean for fishing expertise and Herb Austin for his contributions and advice. The project was also supported in part by the National Fisheries Service’s NOAA Award #NA86FG0478. The views expressed herein do not necessarily reflect the views of any of those organizations.
Hager, C. (2008) Bycatch Reduction Panels Improve Catch Composition and Size Distribution of Fishes Retained in Pound Nets. Marine Resource Report No. 2008-01; VSG-08-01. Virginia Institute of Marine Science, William & Mary. http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.21220/m2-bdbq-xg77