Population characteristics of the world's northernmost stocks of European lobster (Homarus gammarus) in Tysfjord and Nordfolda, northern Norway

@article{Agnalt2009PopulationCO,
  title={Population characteristics of the world's northernmost stocks of European lobster (Homarus gammarus) in Tysfjord and Nordfolda, northern Norway},
  author={Ann-Lisbeth Agnalt and Eva Farestveit and Kaare R. Gundersen and Knut Eirik J{\o}rstad and Tore S. Kristiansen},
  journal={New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research},
  year={2009},
  volume={43},
  pages={47 - 57}
}
Abstract The northernmost self‐sustaining populations of European lobster (Homarus gammarus) are found north of the Arctic Circle (66°33'N), in Tysfjord and Nordfolda, two large, deep, and relatively warm fjord systems in northern Norway. In contrast to most other Norwegian lobster populations, these genetically distinct populations are still found at relative high densities. This paper presents results from surveys conducted in the fjord systems in 1964–65 and between 1992 to 2005, and… 

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