MRIP Transition Plan for the Fishing Effort Survey

May 05, 2018

This plan outlines a three-year timeline for the Marine Recreational Information Program's transition from the Coastal Household Telephone Survey to the Fishing Effort Survey.

This plan outlines a comprehensive three-year timeline for the Marine Recreational Information Program's transition from the Coastal Household Telephone Survey (CHTS) to the Fishing Effort Survey (FES). This timeline ensures potential impacts to fisheries science and management are thought-out and accounted for before this new survey for estimating shore and private boat fishing effort on the Atlantic and Gulf coasts is implemented.

Last updated by Office of Science and Technology on 03/04/2019

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