The Northeast Regional
Cod Tagging Program
In February 2003 NOAA’s National
Marine Fisheries Service funded the Northeast Regional Cod-tagging Program
project through the Northeast
Region Cooperative Research Partners Initiative (CRPI) to conduct a multi-agency
tagging study of Atlantic Cod, movements in the Gulf of Maine
and Georges Bank region. Final
Report 2005 (Adobe Acrobat file)
If you recapture a tagged
• The 7-digit tag number
• The date the fish was caught
• The location and depth at which it was caught
• The fish’s length and weight
• Any other pertinent comments such as the condition of the
fish and whether it was released.
Report this information
to Dave Martins at (508) 910-6392.
You can also call this number with your questions or comments about
the SMAST Cod Tagging Program..