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Northeast Fisheries Science Center Reference Document 01-06

Defining Triggers for Temporary Area Closures to Protect Right Whales from entanglements: Issues and Options

Phillip J. Clapham and Richard M. Pace, III
National Marine Fisheries Service, 166 Water Street, Woods Hole, MA 02543

Web version posted April 24, 2001

Citation: Clapham, P.J.; Pace, R.M., III. 2001. Defining triggers for temporary area closures to protect right whales from entanglements: issues and options. Northeast Fish. Sci. Cent. Ref. Doc. 01-06; 28 p.

Information Quality Act Compliance: In accordance with section 515 of Public Law 106-554, the Northeast Fisheries Science Center completed both technical and policy reviews for this report. These predissemination reviews are on file at the NEFSC Editorial Office.

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