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NOAA Fisheries Glossary

March 07, 2019

Glossary of Fishing Terminology Revised Edition, June 2006 NOAA TECHNICAL MEMORANDUM NMFS-F/SPO-69

K. Blackhart, D. G. Stanton, and A. M. Shimada

Office of Science and Technology

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Cover Photo of Yellowfin Tuna by William L. High, NMFS

This revised and updated edition has a correction to the Bmsy

determination of Minimum Stock Size Threshold on page 29.


Last updated by Office of Science and Technology on 03/07/2019