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Replication data for: The cresting wave: Larval settlement and warming sea predict rise and fall of the American lobster harvest

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Ecological Applications


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Building on evidence that early post-settlement life stages predict future fishery recruitment, we describe enhancements to a forecasting model that predicts American lobster landings using an annual larval settlement index from 62 fixed sites among 10 study areas from Rhode Island, USA, to Nova Scotia, CAN.

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Oppenheim, N. G., R. A. Wahle, D. C. Brady, A. G. Goode, and A. J. Pershing. 2019. Thecresting wave: larval settlement and ocean temperatures predict change in the American lobster harvest.Ecological Applications 29(8):e02006. 10.1002/eap.2006

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©The Authors. Ecological Applications published by Wiley Periodicals, Inc. on behalf of Ecological Society of America. This is an open access article under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.




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