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Transitional & coastal water fish surveys (NFPD)

Summary

The Environment Agency undertakes fisheries monitoring work on rivers, lakes and transitional and coastal (TraC) waters. This dataset contains site and survey information, the numbers and species of fish caught, fish lengths, weights and ages (where available), for all the TraC water fish surveys carried out across England from 1981 onwards. Notes: - These survey data are stored in an archive more commonly known as the NFPD (National Fish Populations Database). - This dataset contains transitional and coastal (TraC) water surveys only. - Third party data held on the NFPD are excluded from the dataset. - Approved for Access under AfA347. Please see the Dataset Documentation for further detail.

Use limitation statement

There are no public access constraints to this data. Use of this data is subject to the licence identified.

Attribution statement

© Environment Agency copyright and/or database right 2017. All rights reserved.

Technical information

Update frequency

monthly

Lineage

This data was extracted from the National Fish Populations Database.

Spatial information

Geographic extent

  • Latitude from: 49.943 to 55.816
  • Longitude from: -6.236 to 2.072
Metadata information

Language

English

Metadata identifier

11254005-e58b-4354-9c56-0d459665d1b8


Published by

Environment Agency

Contact publisher

Defra Data Services Forum

Dataset reference dates

Creation date

N/A

Revision date

30 June 2022

Publication date

N/A

Period

  • From: 01 March 1981
  • To: 30 June 2022

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