Northeast Fisheries Science Center Reference Document 13-21
The design, implementation and performance of an observer pre-trip notification system (PTNS) for the northeast United States groundfish fisheryby Michael C. Palmer, Patty Hersey, Heidi Marotta, Gina Reppucci Shield, and Sarah B. Cierpich
NOAA's National Marine Fisheries Serv., 166 Water St., Woods Hole MA 02543
Web version posted November 20, 2013Citation: Palmer MC, Hersey P, Marotta H, Shield GR, Cierpich SB. 2013. The design, implementation and performance of an observer pre-trip notification system (PTNS) for the northeast United States groundfish fishery. US Dept Commer, Northeast Fish Sci Cent Ref Doc. 13-21; 82 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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