Area of Operations: Oyster Pond/Trunk River, Falmouth, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: June 14, 2010 to June 14, 2010
Objectives: Collect young of the year river herring as they migrate from Oyster Pond to the Atlantic Ocean.
Type of Activity: Sampling
Information to be derived: Samples and chemical analysis
analyses of fish
Summary: YOY river herring were caught with a cast net from the weir pool. 8 samples were bagged according to size and logged as #s 474-481. Note: the coarse mesh of the cast net may have underselected the smaller fish in the population present at the weir.
USGS Project Number: 2921-BOF7T - Project Description
Contact: Mike Bothner (firstname.lastname@example.org)