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Northeastern U.S. Commercial Fisheries Landings Data Files
Entry ID: NMFS0009

Abstract: The Northeast Commercial Fisheries Landings Data Files contain catch/effort and
biological samples information for domestic and foreign landings from Eastport,
Maine to Norfolk, VA. Major subsets include: domestic fishing catch/effort
statistics by individual trip and tow, biological samples, fishing vessel
characteristics and activities, ocean shellfish data, US-foreign joint venture
data, and logbooks for permitted species.

The major portion of the data contains catch/effort statistics by individual
vessel trips, gears and locations. Also included are joint ventures between
domestic and foreign vessels.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 50.0   S: 35.0   E: -40.0   W: -70.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1962-01-01
Originating Center
Data Center
Northeast Regional Office, National Marine Fisheries Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 978-281-9232
Contact Address:
One Blackburn Drive
City: Gloucester
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 01930
Country: USA
Phone: 978-281-9232
Contact Address:
Northeast Regional Office
Fisheries Statistics Office
City: Gloucester
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 01930
Country: USA
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-10-14

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