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Moray Firth 2016: Marine migration of Atlantic salmon smolts
Citation
Newton, M., Barry, J., Lothian, A., Main, R., Adams, C. (2016) Marine migration of Atlantic salmon smolts

Availability: Unrestricted after moratorium period
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Description
Atlantic Salmon smolts were tracked further from shore than previously accomplished in the UK. 66 Acoustic receivers were deployed to track 150 smolts through freshwater, estuarine and early marine portions of migration.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Fish, Fisheries > Fish stocks/catches/taggings
Keywords:
Marine, Acoustic telemetry, Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar), Fish migration, ANE, British Isles, Scotland, Moray Firth, Pisces

Geographical coverage
ANE, British Isles, Scotland, Moray Firth [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1 April 2016 - 1 July 2016
Quasi continuous (< 1 min.)

Taxonomic coverage
Pisces [WoRMS]

Contributors
University of Glasgow, moredata creator

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
ETN data: fish acoustic receiver network, more

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2018-02-28
Information last updated: 2018-03-05
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