Electronic tagging and population structure of Atlantic bluefin tuna

@article{Block2005ElectronicTA,
  title={Electronic tagging and population structure of Atlantic bluefin tuna},
  author={Barbara A. Block and Steven Lip Heng Teo and Andreas Walli and Andre M. Boustany and Michael J. W. Stokesbury and Charles J. Farwell and Kevin C. Weng and Heidi Dewar and Thomas D. Williams},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2005},
  volume={434},
  pages={1121-1127}
}
Electronic tags that archive or transmit stored data to satellites have advanced the mapping of habitats used by highly migratory fish in pelagic ecosystems. Here we report on the electronic tagging of 772 Atlantic bluefin tuna in the western Atlantic Ocean in an effort to identify population structure. Reporting electronic tags provided accurate location data that show the extensive migrations of individual fish (n = 330). Geoposition data delineate two populations, one using spawning grounds… 

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