To date, SMAST has deployed 2709 tags in southern New England
(Fig. 1), completing a total of seven (7) tagging trips. Trip dates,
tagging areas, the total number of each style of tag deployed, and the
size distribution of tagged fish are displayed in Figure 1.
The colors of the circles on the map correspond to the colors on the list of vessels below.
on the map to see tagging details
for each tagging trip.
The arrows represent the locations
of some early tag returns. Arrows are drawn from the release location
to the recapture location.
Gold = F/V Heritage
Yellow = F/V Heritage
Green = F/V Northern Crusader
Light Blue = F/V T-Luis
Dark Blue = F/V Victory
Red = F/V Vincenzo
Purple = F/V Voyager I
Geographic location of all release sites for yellowtail
flounder tagged by SMAST. Different colors represent different vessels/trips.
The size of the dot is in relation to the number of fish tagged.