South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

Seminar Series: FISHstory, Using Citizen Science to Describe Historic Catches

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Location: Via webinar only.

FISHstory is a citizen science pilot project to analyze historical photographs from the for-hire industry before many recreational data collection systems were in place.  The talk will focus on describing the catch from the historical photographs, the technique used to estimate lengths of king mackerel in the photos, and lessons learned during the pilot project. A question-and-answer session will follow the presentation.