2009 Snow Crab Net Efficiency & Index Area Survey


A pilot study on snow crab index areas and a net efficiency experiment conducted in July between the NMFS standard survey trawl and the Nephrops trawl completed aboard a charter of the F/V American Eagle to compare CPUE of snow crab from the two survey trawls.

Overview (one page summary – pdf)
Net Efficiency Prelim Results
Research Review of Net Efficiency