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Maryland Oyster Roundtable Action Plan 1993

Publication date: December 01, 1993 | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

In the summer of 1993 the State of Maryland convened the Oyster Roundtable to address major concerns about how to bring oyster stocks in Maryland's Chesapeake Bay back to economically and ecologically healthy levels.  The Department of…

Evaluatiing Progress in Determining Potential Risks and Benefits of Introducing Diploid Crassostrea ariakensis to Chesapeake Bay 2006

Publication date: August 06, 2006 | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

Responses were received from all of the reserachers involved in laboratory or field studies listed in Appendix I.  Responses are summarized in Table I, and full responses are included in the accompanying spreadsheet.  Our summary below…

Chesapeake Bay 1994 Oyster Fishery Management Plan Part II 1994

Publication date: December 01, 1994 | Type of document:

The goal of the 1994 Oyster Fishery Management Plan is:  Enhance the production of oysters in the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem by restoring habitat, controlling fishing mortality, promoting aquaculture and continuing the repletion programs.

Chesapeake Bay 1994 Oyster Fishery Management Plan Part I 1994

Publication date: December 01, 1994 | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

The 1994 Chesapeake Bay Oyster Management Plan was developed as a revision of the 1989 Chesapeake Bay Oyster Management Plan under the direction of the Fisheries Management Plan Workgroup.  Staff from the Maryland Department of Natural…

Chesapeake Bay Strategy for the Restoration and Protection of Ecologically Valuable Species 1993

Publication date: September 01, 1993 | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

Ecologically valuable species are defined in the Strategy as those species or groups of species that have significant functions in the ecosystem by:  1)regulating populations of other species (prey and predators); 2)regulating the…

Recent Wetland Status and Trends in the Chesapeake Watershed (1982 to 1989)_Technical Report

Publication date: May 01, 1994 | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

Chesapeake Bay is the Nation's largest estuary and perhaps the best studied and arguably the most politically visible one.  It is noted for its productive fisheries and shellfisheries (e.g., blue crabs and oysters), water-borne commerc,…

Annual Progress Report_Fishery Management Plans_1994

Publication date: October 01, 1994 | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

The devlopment of fishery management plans (FMPs) began in 1987 with the signing of the Chesapeake Bay Agreement.  Since then, 13 FRNPs encompassing 19 species have been completed and adopted through the Chesapeakebay Program (Table…

Annual Progress Report: Fishery Management Plans 1994

Publication date: October 01, 1995 | Type of document: Management Plan | Download: Electronic Version

As part of the process of establishing accountability and tracking the implementation of management actions, each fishery management plan (FMP) is annually reviewed and updated. This report reviews the progress of management plans…



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