Commercial Fisheries Database Biological Sample (CFDBS)

Metadata Updated: March 26, 2021

Age and length frequency data for finfish and invertebrate species collected during commercial fishing vessels. Samples are collected by fisheries reporting specialist from fish dealers in ports along the northwest Atlantic Ocean from Maine to North Carolina.

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Dates

Metadata Date March 18, 2021
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date March 26, 2021
Reference Date(s) (publication)
Frequency Of Update continual

Metadata Source

Harvested from NMFS NEFSC

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date March 18, 2021
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date March 26, 2021
Reference Date(s) (publication)
Responsible Party (Point of Contact, Custodian)
Contact Email
Guid gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:27401
Access Constraints Cite As: Northeast Fisheries Science Center, [Date of Access]: Commercial Fisheries Database Biological Sample (CFDBS) [Data Date Range], https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/inport/item/27401., Access Constraints: None, recommend citing credits to data provider in publications | Use Constraints: None
Bbox East Long -65
Bbox North Lat 45
Bbox South Lat 35
Bbox West Long -76
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update continual
Licence NOAA provides no warranty, nor accepts any liability occurring from any incomplete, incorrect, or misleading data, or from any incorrect, incomplete, or misleading use of the data. It is the responsibility of the user to determine whether or not the data is suitable for the intended purpose.
Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
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Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 1963

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