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VFM_BFT: VFM_AtlanticBluefinTuna
Brodin, T. Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (2023): "Acoustic tracking of Atlantic Bluefin Tuna from Skagerrak and beyond”.

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The Scandinavian bluefin tuna marathon is a collaborative citizen science project where scientists from Sweden and Denmark study the migrations, survival, spawning grounds, behaviour etc. of bluefin tuna with the help of a large fleet of sportfishing teams. The Swedish part of the project is operated by the Department of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies, at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU).

Biology, Biology > Acoustics, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Fisheries > Fish stocks/catches/taggings, Physical > Underwater acoustics
Marine/Coastal, Acoustic, Acoustic arrays, Acoustic data, Acoustic detection, Acoustic devices, Acoustic receivers, Acoustic tags, Acoustic Telemetry, Biotelemetry, Coastal, Environmental monitoring, Fish behaviour, Fish migration, Fish movement, Marine fauna, Receivers, Thunnus thynnus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Temporal coverage
From 1 January 2017 on [In Progress]

Taxonomic coverage
Thunnus thynnus (Linnaeus, 1758) [WoRMS]

Acoustic detections Methodology
Acoustic detections: Acoustic telemetry

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), moreprincipal investigatordata managerdata creator
Technical University of Denmark; National Institute of Aquatic Resources (DTU Aqua), morepartner

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
European Tracking Network (ETN) data, more

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field experiment
Metadatarecord created: 2023-06-13
Information last updated: 2023-07-04
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