Innovators: New Shrimp Research BY CFER Garners International Attention



  • August Issue of Fishery News International features an exclusive story on groundbreaking research begun by Dr. George Rose aboard the Celtic Explorer on never-before-captured sonar imagery of shrimp swarms that with further research may allow scientists to get accurate reading on the shrimp biomass providing more accurate predictions of TAC.

New Shrimp Research BY CFER Garners International Attention

added on August 10, 2012 @ 12:59am by wade

Using high frequency echosounders Dr George Rose, scientific director for the Centre for Fisheries Ecosystem Research in St. John’s, Newfoundland, is piecing together a comprehensive picture of the distribution and behaviour of northern shrimp on the Northern Grand banks in response to ecological changes in the offshore region. His results could have huge implications for the shrimp fishery,

To read the rest of the story, provided courtesy of the Fishery News International CLICK HERE