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American Shad Riverine Habitat Requirements
Entry ID: BRD_LSC_AMERSHAD001


Summary
Abstract: Field evaluations of existing habitat suitability index (HSI) models
for spawning adults, eggs, and larvae of American shad (Alosa
sapidissima) were conducted in 1990-1992; initial models for juveniles
in nursery habitats were developed. Fish abundance in various
habitats of the upper Delaware River was quantified by (1) observation
of adult spawning activity, (2) collection of eggs and larvae ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.0   S: 41.0   E: -75.0   W: -76.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Leetown Science Center - USGS Biological Resources Division
Dataset Title: American Shad Riverine Habitat Requirements
Dataset Release Place: Wellsboro, VA
Dataset Publisher: Fish and Wildlife Service (now USGS BRD)
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-01-01
Stop Date: 1992-01-01
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Access Constraints none
Use Constraints none
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: rossr at usgs.gov
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-08


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