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Species composition and distribution of marine nekton in the Pacific Ocean off Oregon

Species composition and distribution of marine nekton in the Pacific Ocean off Oregon

final progress report 1 September 1961 through 1 September 1963.

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Published by Dept. of Oceanography, Oregon State University in Corvallis, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nekton -- Oregon -- Pacific Coast.,
  • Nekton -- Oregon -- Pacific Coast -- Geographical distribution.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesReference -- 63-26., Reference (Oregon State University. Dept. of Oceanography) -- 63-26.
    ContributionsOregon State University. Dept. of Oceanography.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination132 p. :
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16158375M

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January surveys conducted during June and September from to off northern Washington to central Oregon revealed a nekton community dominated by Pacific herring (% of total catch), Pacific sardines (%), and northern anchovy (%).

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