This record contains the site locations for the National Electrofishing Programme for Scotland (NEPS) and supplementary SAC monitoring to be collected during summer 2018. The final site locations could change depending on the suitability of sites for electrofishing and the need for any over samples .
Data and Resources
- NEPS Sampling Sites 2018 - All Regionscsv
- NEPS Sampling Sites 2018 - All Regions (shapefiles)zip
This shapefile shows all the NEPS electrofishing locations across Scotland....
- NEPS Sampling Sites - Supplementary SAC Sites 2018csv
- NEPS Sampling Sites - Supplementary SAC Sites 2018 (shapefiles)zip
This shapefile shows all the additional west coast SAC electrofishing...
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Marine Scotland has established a programme of research to develop a juvenile assessment method that can be used to determine the status of salmon populations at a range of spatial scales. The National Electrofishing Programme for Scotland (NEPS) provides the electrofishing data required to support this work. NEPS has been designed using a stratified,unequal probability, generalised random tessellation stratified (GRTS) sample. An overview of the network design is provided here: http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0053/00538332.pdf Further details of NEPS and the wider work programme can be found at: https://www.gov.scot/Topics/marine/Salmon-Trout-Coarse/Freshwater/Monito...
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Marine Scotland Science
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