feature (id #65):
Groundfish Trawl Survey Areas and Untrawlable Areas
|description||Four areas where synoptic Groundfish Trawl surveys may be conducted in any year. Includes grid cells that have been determined untrawlable by experience over the years.|
|atlas page||view PDF (3.3 MB)
(Find in our 2010 printed atlas on page 57.)
|feature GIS data||BCMCA does not have permission to share data for this feature (see data custodians).|
|Marxan metadata||view online|
|Marxan-ready data||download ZIP of shapefiles (0.5 MB)|
See our Glossary to learn about these terms (metadata, feature GIS data, Marxan-ready data, etc)
for data layers: Groundfish Trawl Survey Areas; Untrawlable Areas
custodian — Fisheries and Oceans Canada: Greg Workman
restrictions — There are restrictions set on BCMCA distributing the raw data and feature data.
how to access the restricted data
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