Scientific fisheries work in Maryland

Truitt, R.V. (1932) Scientific fisheries work in Maryland. Solomons Island, MD, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory,

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Abstract

Presentation to elected officials [and American Fisheries Society] on the wealth of research to be done in the Chesapeake Bay. Citing drop in oyster production from a high of 17,000,000 bushels in 1885 to 2,000,000 bushels in 1925 or one-eighth of its one-time abundance. Citing water studies through the late 1880's-90's. Report of experiments with the Japanese Oyster O. gigas. Also addresses Crab, Callinectes sapidus and classes held. (PDF contains 7 pages)

Item Type: Monograph or Serial Issue
Title: Scientific fisheries work in Maryland
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Truitt, R.V.
Date: 1932
Publisher: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory
Place of Publication: Solomons Island, MD
Issuing Agency: University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science. Chesapeake Biological Laboratory
Additional Information: University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science. Chesapeake Biological Laboratory Contribution Series Number 5.
Uncontrolled Keywords: oyster; Chesapeake Bay; research; blue-crab; Callinectes sapidus;
Subjects: Conservation
Ecology
Management
Fisheries
Item ID: 2532
Depositing User: Kathleen Heil
Date Deposited: 29 Jul 2009 20:10
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 18:50
URI: http://aquaticcommons.org/id/eprint/2532

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