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Title: Life History Studies
Status: In Work

The Southeast Fisheries Science Center Mississippi Laboratories conducts standardized fisheries independent resource surveys in the Gulf of Mexico, South Atlantic, and U.S. Caribbean to provide abundance and distribution information to support regional and international stock assessments. Special life history studies are conducted at times by scientific staff. Studies include age, growth, reproduction, morphometrics, and meristics.


To provide life history information to support regional stock assessments.


Theme Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
SEFSC MSLab Metadata Portfolio

Physical Location

Organization: Mississippi Laboratory
City: Pascagoula
State/Province: MS

Support Roles


CC ID: 270250
Date Effective From: 2013
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): Southeast Fisheries Science Center (SEFSC)
Address: 75 Virginia Beach Drive
Miami, FL 33149
Phone: (305)361-5761
Business Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. EST

Point of Contact

CC ID: 270251
Date Effective From: 2013
Date Effective To: 3032
Contact (Person): Weber, Charles J
Address: 3209 Frederic Street
Pascagoula, MS 39567-4112
Phone: 228-549-1684
Fax: 228-769-9200
Business Hours: Retired IT United Head Pascagoula


Extent Group 1

Extent Group 1 / Geographic Area 1

CC ID: 270254
W° Bound: -98
E° Bound: -74
N° Bound: 40
S° Bound: 24

Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, and U.S. Caribbean

Extent Group 1 / Time Frame 1

CC ID: 270253
Time Frame Type: Continuing
Start: 2007

Access Information

Security Class: Unclassified
Data Access Procedure:

Contact the individual identified as the distributor for this dataset. Please include the title of the dataset and the name of the data steward when requesting a copy of this data.

Data Access Constraints:

There are not restrictions or legal prerequisites for accessing this data.

Data Use Constraints:

NOAA NMFS does not approve, recommend, or endorse any proprietary product or proprietary material mentioned in this publication. No reference shall be made to NMFS, or to this publication furnished by NMFS, in any advertising or sales promotion which would indicate or imply that NMFS approves, recommends, or endorses any proprietary product or proprietary material mentioned herein or which has as its purpose any intent to cause directly or indirectly the advertised product to be used or purchased because of this NMFS publication. NMFS is not responsible for any uses of these datasets beyond those for which they were intended, and NMFS makes no claims regarding the accuracy of any data provided by agencies or individuals outside NMFS. Acknowledgement of NOAA NMFS would be appreciated in products derived or publications generated from this data.

Distribution Information

Distribution 1

CC ID: 270255
Download URL:

Data Quality

Quality Control Procedures Employed:

Data are checked and reviewed for accuracy by project chief scientist.

Child Items

Rubric scores updated every 15m

Rubric Score Type Title
Project Age, Growth and Reproduction Research Data
Project Morphometrics and Meristics Research Data

Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 26764
GUID: gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:26764
Metadata Record Created By: Charles J Weber
Metadata Record Created: 2015-08-31 18:33+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: SysAdmin InPortAdmin
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2022-08-09 17:11+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2022-05-05
Owner Org: SEFSC
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Last Review Date: 2022-05-05
Metadata Review Frequency: 1 Year
Metadata Next Review Date: 2023-05-05