Northeast Fisheries Science Center Reference Document 08-14
Predicted Bycatch of Harbor Porpoises under Various Alternatives to Reduce Bycatch in the US Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Gillnet FisheriesDebra L. Palka1 and Christopher D. Orphanides2
1NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Serv., 166 Water St., Woods Hole MA 02543-1026
2NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Serv., 28 Tarzwell Dr., Narragansett RI 02882
Web version posted July 22, 2009 (Take Reduction Plan published July 21, 2009)Citation: Palka DL, Orphanides CD. 2008. Predicted bycatch of harbor porpoises under various alternatives to reduce bycatch in the US Northeast and Mid-Atlantic gillnet fisheries. US Dep Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 08-14; 31 p.
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