Tag Results for fisheries

Field Work

FSET Team Partners with Mass Marine Fisheries on Best Practices

May 14, 2019

Our FSET team and partners have teamed up to develop guidelines that keeps anglers fishing while keeping Gulf of Maine fish stocks healthy and sustainable....Read More

Panel members at the Boston Seafood Expo 2019.

Conferences and Collaborations

Scientists, Regulators, Industry Talk Right Whales at Seafood Expo

March 25, 2019

For the first time, U.S. and Canadian fishermen, regulators, policymakers, NGOs, and scientists came together to include the seafood industry in discussions around solutions to save the right whales....Read More

tuna

Field Work

Help Wanted: Atlantic Ocean Tropical Tuna Tagging Program

February 26, 2019

Anderson Cabot Center scientist Dr. Jeff Kneebone is working with partners to deploy 5,000 conventional tags on bigeye, skipjack, and yellowfin tuna in the western Atlantic—and they need help!...Read More

Hooked Yellowfin Tuna. Courtesy iStockPhoto.

Field Work

Yellowfin Tuna Survivorship in Recreational Troll Fishery

July 20, 2018

Analysis of satellite tags revealed a high survivorship for caught and released yellowfin tuna in recreational troll fisheries. ...Read More

Blacktip shark research.

Sharks

Blacktip Sharks Survivability in Recreational Fisheries

November 22, 2017

A new study found that blacktip sharks (Carcharhinus limbatus) have a better than 90 percent survivability rate for recreational catch and release fishing in Florida....Read More