Northeast Fisheries Science Center Reference Document 12-13
Description of the Historic US Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar L.) Tagging Programs and Subsequent Databasesby Alicia S Miller1, Timothy F Sheehan1, Randall C Spencer2, Mark D Renkawitz1, Kevin D Friedland3, and Alfred L Meister4
1National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service, Northeast Fisheries Science Center, 166 Water Street, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, 02543 USA
2State of Maine, Department of Marine Resources, Bureau of Sea-Run Fisheries and Habitat, 650 State Street, Bangor, Maine, 04401 USA
3National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service, Northeast Fisheries Science Center, 28 Tarzwell Drive, Narragansett, Rhode Island, 02882 USA
4retired from State of Maine, Atlantic Sea-Run Salmon Commission, Old Town, Maine, 04468 USA
Web version posted June 29, 2012Citation: Miller AS, Sheehan TF, Spencer RC, Renkawitz MD, Friedland KD, Meister AL. 2012. Description of the historic US Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) tagging programs and subsequent databases. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 12-13; 49 p. Available from: National Marine Fisheries Service, 166 Water Street, Woods Hole, MA 02543-1026, or online at http://nefsc.noaa.gov/publications/
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