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California Wetfish Market Sample Data
Entry ID: NMFS0026

Abstract: The California wetfish market samples data contain landings data from 1978
onward for jack mackerel, Pacific mackerel and sardine. Biological samples for
jack mackerel, Pacific mackerel, anchovy,and sardine are present from 1966 to
current. Market samples are derived from statistically sampling commercial
fishing boats, which fish primarily in the Southern California Bight, and
include, species, length, weight, sex, age, and maturity stages. Data were
compiled from California Department of Fish and Game surveys.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 37.0   S: 32.0   E: -117.0   W: -123.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1966-01-01
Originating Center
Data Center
Pacific Fisheries Environmental Laboratory, Southwest Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Name: PFEG
Phone: (408) 646-3311
Contact Address:
P.O. Box 831
City: Monterey
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 93942
Country: USA
Phone: (831) 648-9033
Email: Richard.Parrish at
Contact Address:
NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service
Southwest Fisheries Science Center
Pacific Fisheries Environmental Laboratory
1352 Lighthouse Avenue
City: Pacific Grove
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 93950-2097
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23