About Atlantic Herring
The animations on this page describe the distribution and landings of Atlantic herring. Watch them to see how landings and distribution change over time.
Lead Assessor: Jonathan Deroba
Last Assessed: 2015
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Atlantic herring landings, 1996-2015
This map displays the landed pounds of Atlantic herring by area, from 1996 to 2015 in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. It is a measure of the density of landings.
Atlantic herring distribution, Gulf of Maine to Cape Hatteras: 1968-2014
Atlantic herring fall distribution, 1968-2014
Atlantic herring spring distribution, 1968-2014