ESR SPECIAL PrePrint (2008) - Abstract

Monitoring changes in the catch rates and abundance of juvenile goliath grouper using the ENP creel survey, 1973–2006

Shannon L. Cass-Calay1,*, Thomas W. Schmidt2

1National Marine Fisheries Service, Southeast Fisheries Science Center, Sustainable Fisheries Division,
75 Virginia Beach Drive, Miami, Florida 33149-1099, USA
2National Park Service, South Florida Ecosystem Office, 950 North Krome Avenue, 3rd Floor, Homestead, Florida 33030, USA

ABSTRACT: In early 2006, NOAA National Marine Fish