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Evaluation of angler reporting accuracy in an off-site survey to estimate statewide steelhead harvest

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J. L. McCormick, D. Whitney, D. J. Schill, and Michael C. Quist, 2015, Evaluation of angler reporting accuracy in an off-site survey to estimate statewide steelhead harvest: Fisheries Management and Ecology, v. 22, iss. 2.

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Accuracy of angler-reported data on steelhead, Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum), harvest in Idaho, USA, was quantified by comparing data recorded on angler harvest permits to the numbers that the same group of anglers reported in an off-site survey. Anglers could respond to the off-site survey using mail or Internet; if they did not respond using these methods, they were called on the telephone. A majority of anglers responded through the mail, and the probability of responding by Internet decreased with increasing age of the respondent. The actual number of steelhead harvested did not appear to influence the response type. Anglers in the autumn 2012 survey overreported harvest by 24%, whereas anglers in the spring 2013 survey under-reported [...]

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doi http://www.loc.gov/standards/mods/mods-outline-3-5.html#identifier doi:10.1111/fme.12109
series unknown Fisheries Management and Ecology

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