NOAA Scientific Survey Gear Inspected,
Error in Rigging Found and Corrected
Re-evaluation of Data Underway
Latest information Posted Here
NMFS Northeast Fisheries Science Center
N E W SWoods Hole, Mass. -- NOAA Fisheries’ Northeast Fisheries Science Center will present new information today regarding a gear marking error that may have affected data gathered during bottom trawl surveys between the winter of 2000 and the spring of 2002. The report is also summarized here (a Microsoft Powerpoint file).