National Fish Strain Registry Database
Entry ID: brdlsc0005

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Summary
Abstract: The National Fish Broodstock Registry (NFBR) was initiated in 1991 as a
cooperative project of the Fish and Wildlife Service division of Fish
Hatcheries and the National Biological Service, Research and Development
Laboratory. The NFBR consists of a series of databases designed to catalog
performance information on managed wild and domestic broodstocks of six fish
families: trout (salmonidae, ... View entire text

Purpose: Information on genetic and performance characteristics of fish populations
generally is not available to fisheries managers to make decisions on strains
to be used in different fisheries management situations. Consequently, fish
populations have been shipped throughout the country and stocked in many
fisheries without understanding the potential long term detrimental
implications for the fishery ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 49.0   S: 24.0   E: -67.0   W: -125.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Harold Kincaid
Dataset Title: National Fish Strain Registry Database
Dataset Release Place: Wellsboro, Pennsylvania
Dataset Publisher: Research and Development Laboratory, BRD, U.S. Geological Survey
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-01-01
Stop Date: 1997-12-31
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Northern Appalachian Research Laboratory, Leetown Science Center, Biological Resources Division, USGS, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.lsc.usgs.gov/?q=northern-appalachian-research-branch

Data Center Personnel
Name: HAROLD L. KINCAID
Phone: (570) 724-3322 X232
Fax: (570) 724-2525
Email: hkincaid at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
USGS/Leetown Science Center
Northern Appalachian Research Laboratory
176 Straight Run Road
City: Wellsboro
Province or State: PA
Postal Code: 16901-9217
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (570) 724-3322 X232
Fax: (570) 724-2525
Email: hkincaid at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
USGS/Leetown Science Center
Northern Appalachian Research Laboratory
176 Straight Run Road
City: Wellsboro
Province or State: PA
Postal Code: 16901-9217
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Citation Information:
Originator: Research and Development Lab
Publication Date: Unknown
Title: Study Plan- National Fish Broodstock Database and Registry
Publication Information:
Publication Place: Wellsboro, PA
Publisher: Research and Development Laboratory, National Biological
Service, U.S. Geological Survey
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-10-21
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