Relationship between size composition and ex-vessel value of reported shrimp catches from two Gulf Coast states with different harvesting strategies

Date

1978

Authors

Caillouet, C.W.
Patella, F.J.

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Publisher

NMFS, Scientific Publications Office

Abstract

This paper describes the effect on ex-vessel value of size composition of reported catches of brown shrimp, Penaeus aztecus, and white shrimp, P. setiferus, from Texas and Louisiana, two Gulf Coast States with different shrimping regulations and harvesting strategies.

Description

pgs. 14-18

Keywords

shrimp fisheries, penaeid shrimp, Penaeus aztecus, Penaeus setiferus, brown shrimp, white shrimp, size distribution, fishery regulations, harvesting

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