WhitefishTB {FSAdata}R Documentation

Stock and recruitment data for Lake Whitefish in Thunder Bay, Lake Superior, 1975-1988.

Description

Lake Whitefish (Coregonus clupeaformis) stock, recruitment, landings, and fishing mortality by year, 1975-1988.

Format

A data frame of 14 observations on the following 5 variables:

year

Year of data

ssb

Spawning stock biomass (in tonnes)

rec

Recruits (in thousands)

land

Landings (in tonnes)

fmort

Fishing related mortality (natural mortality was assumed to be 0.3)

Topic(s)

Source

From Petzold, M. 1995. An historical analysis of the Lake Whitefish fisheries of Thunder Bay (Zone 1) and Whitefish Bay (Zone 34), Lake Superior. Ontario Min. of Nat. Res. unpubl. manuscript. Obtained from Ransom Myers online database which was (is?) at http://ram.biology.dal.ca/~myers/data.html.

Examples

data(WhitefishTB)
str(WhitefishTB)
head(WhitefishTB)
op <- par(mfrow=c(1,2),pch=19)
plot(rec~year,data=WhitefishTB,type="b")
plot(rec~ssb,data=WhitefishTB)
par(op)


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