2012 expedition to Cobb Seamount: Fs97-6/3124E-PDF

survey methods, data collections, and species observations /

This report reviews the history of Cobb Seamount and describes the methodology and data collected during a scientific survey of Cobb Seamount (46° 44′ 24″ N, 130° 48′ 0″ W) led jointly by Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) and the United States National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Agency (NOAA) from 21-26 July 2012 (DFO Science Cruise Number PAC 2012-43). The survey objectives were to collect data to: (a) characterize the benthic community structure; (b) map the distribution of vulnerable marine ecosystem (VME) indicators taxa (e.g. corals, sponges, and other structure-forming species); and (c) document any evidence of lost fishing gear and its observable impacts.

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Department/Agency Department of Fisheries and Oceans.
Title 2012 expedition to Cobb Seamount
Subtitle survey methods, data collections, and species observations /
Series Title Canadian technical report of fisheries and aquatic sciences,
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Format Electronic
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Other Formats Paper-[English]
Note Incorrect catalogue number (Fs97-6/3122E-PDF) printed in this publication.
Date 2015.
Number of Pages xii, 145 p. :
ISBN 978-1-100-25750-1
Catalogue Number
  • Fs97-6/3124E-PDF
Subject Terms Aquatic wildlife, Aquatic ecosystems, Animal populations, Fisheries management