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CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND GAME

MIDWATER TRAWL SURVEY

****** LENGTH DATA FILE FORMAT ******

Contact: Lee Miller, California Department of Fish and Game, 209.946.6107

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FILENAME: mwtYYl Where YY= Year Sampled
Last Update:11-12-1996
Number of Records  : 117737
Number of Variables: 17
See TAXONOMIC CROSS REFFERENCE FOR FISH IDENTIFICATION INFORMATION

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FORMAT
separator=,
Alpha/Numeric fields surround = " "
missing=
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This file contains data for fish which were measured.  NOT ALL FISH CAUGHT WERE
MEASURED.  See the Catch file for representation of all samples taken and total catch 
values for fish caught.
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VARIABLES LIST
      
      RKI
      STATION
      DATE
      TIME
      DPTHBOT
      LAT
      LONG
      LEN_FREQ
      TOW
      YEAR
      MONTH
      DAY
      SURVEY
      CODE
      LENGTH
      RMKCODE
      FSHNAME

END VARIABLE LIST