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Title: Biostatistical_data.csv
Status: In Work
Abstract:

Bio-statistical Data collected by port samplers

Notes:

These data are collected by port samplers on-location in fish processing factories.

Entity Information

Entity Type: Data Table
Description:

Lists Biostatistical menhaden Data taken at processing plants

Data Attributes

Attribute Summary

Rubric Score Primary Key? Name Type Description
100
Coast Character Coded Value Indicating Coast Where Fish was landed
100
Year Numeric Year collection was made
100
Plant Numeric Processing plant at which fish were landed
100
Scale_no Numeric Identification of individual fish from which scale was taken
100
Length Numeric Fork length of fish in millimeters (mm)
100
Weight Numeric Weight of fish in grams (g)
100
Age Numeric Age of fish as determined by annulus count
100
Species Numeric Coded value indicating species of fish captured or method (gear) of capture
100
Reader Numeric Identification of scale reader determining age
100
Vessel Numeric Vessel identification number
100
location character Location of last set of the fishing day, this set is the one most likely to have caught the sample
100
month Numeric Month of the year collection was made. Months greater than 12 refer to years when fishing effort for the season extended into the following calendar year
100
day Numeric Day of the month collection was made
100
collection Numeric The 10- or 20-fish collection from the hold containing the fish
100
area Numeric Large area from which fish were caught.
100
ring1 Numeric Distance from focus to the first annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters.
100
ring2 Numeric Distance from focus to the second annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters.
100
ring3 Numeric Distance from focus to the third annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters
100
ring4 Numeric Distance from focus to the fourth annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters
100
ring5 Numeric Distance from focus to the fifth annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters
100
ring6 Numeric Distance from focus to the sixth annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters
100
ring7 Numeric Distance from focus to the seventh annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters
100
ring8 Numeric Distance from focus to the eigth annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters
100
ring9 Numeric Distance from focus to the ninth annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters

Attribute Details

Coast

CC ID: 347739
Data Storage Type: Character
Max Length: 1
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Coded Value Indicating Coast Where Fish was landed

Allowed Values: A Species targeted: Atlantic Menhaden, Brevoortia tyrannus. G Species targeted: Gulf Menhaden, Brevoortia patronus.
Validation Rules:

Validated against code in coast_code.csv

Year

CC ID: 347740
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Max Length: 4
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Year collection was made

Allowed Values: 1955-present

Plant

CC ID: 347741
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Max Length: 2
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Processing plant at which fish were landed

Scale_no

CC ID: 347742
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Max Length: 5
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Identification of individual fish from which scale was taken

Length

CC ID: 347743
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Max Length: 3
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Fork length of fish in millimeters (mm)

Unit of Measure: millimeters

Weight

CC ID: 347744
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Max Length: 3
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Weight of fish in grams (g)

Unit of Measure: grams

Age

CC ID: 347745
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Max Length: 2
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Age of fish as determined by annulus count

Species

CC ID: 347746
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Coded value indicating species of fish captured or method (gear) of capture

Allowed Values: 0 Fish caught by purse seine and processed by reduction fishery (processed into oils, meal, and soluble products). 5 Fish caught by mid-water trawl and sold as bait. 6 Atlantic thread herring (Opisthonema oglinum) caught in place of, or along with, Gulf Menhaden (Brevoortia patronus). 7 Fish caught by purse seine and sold as bait. 8 Fish caught by pound net and sold as bait. 9 Fish caught by gill net and sold as bait.
Foreign Key Relations:

Code found in species_or_gear_code.csv

Reader

CC ID: 347747
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Max Length: 1
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Identification of scale reader determining age

Vessel

CC ID: 347748
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Vessel identification number

location

CC ID: 347749
Data Storage Type: character
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Location of last set of the fishing day, this set is the one most likely to have caught the sample

month

CC ID: 347750
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Month of the year collection was made. Months greater than 12 refer to years when fishing effort for the season extended into the following calendar year

day

CC ID: 347751
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Day of the month collection was made

collection

CC ID: 347752
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

The 10- or 20-fish collection from the hold containing the fish

area

CC ID: 347753
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Large area from which fish were caught.

ring1

CC ID: 347754
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Distance from focus to the first annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters.

Unit of Measure: Eberbach units
Null Value: N/A
Null Value Meaning:

Measurement is not available/present

ring2

CC ID: 347755
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Distance from focus to the second annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters.

Unit of Measure: Eberbach units
Null Value: N/A
Null Value Meaning:

Measurement is not available/present

ring3

CC ID: 347756
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Distance from focus to the third annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters

Unit of Measure: Eberbach units
Null Value: N/A
Null Value Meaning:

Measurement is not available/present

ring4

CC ID: 347757
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Distance from focus to the fourth annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters

Unit of Measure: Eberbach units
Null Value: N/A
Null Value Meaning:

Measurement is not available/present

ring5

CC ID: 347758
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Distance from focus to the fifth annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters

Unit of Measure: Eberbach units
Null Value: N/A
Null Value Meaning:

Measurement is not available/present

ring6

CC ID: 347759
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Distance from focus to the sixth annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters

Unit of Measure: Eberbach units

ring7

CC ID: 347760
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Distance from focus to the seventh annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters

Unit of Measure: Eberbach units
Null Value: N/A
Null Value Meaning:

Measurement is not available/present

ring8

CC ID: 347761
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Distance from focus to the eigth annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters

Unit of Measure: Eberbach units
Null Value: N/A
Null Value Meaning:

Measurement is not available/present

ring9

CC ID: 347762
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Distance from focus to the ninth annulus (if present). Units are in Eberbach units, consistent, but not calibrated to meters

Unit of Measure: Eberbach units
Null Value: N/A
Null Value Meaning:

Measurement is not available/present

Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 34565
GUID: gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:34565
Metadata Record Created By: Lee M Weinberger
Metadata Record Created: 2016-08-31 22:53+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: Lee M Weinberger
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2021-10-21 10:35+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2021-10-21
Owner Org: SEFSC
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Next Review Date: 2022-10-22