Relative Distribution and Abundance of Striped bass
in the Northwestern Atlantic
Derived from the NEFSC Spring Bottom Trawl Surveys
This shows relative Striped bass stock weight and location. Yellow circles indicate Striped bass are present, larger circles indicate more Striped bass, plus sign (+) indicates sampled area where no Striped bass were found.
The information displayed here represents a timeseries collected consistently since 1968.
The Northeast's resource survey constitutes the world's longest and most comprehensive standardized measure of distribution and abundance trends in commercially harvested finfish.