In his continuing work on a fisheries database Ben queries fellow CAMM members:
In discussions with people at the recent Museum Small Craft workshop and with others, it is apparent that we should have some regional way of coding records. We can often identify a region where we can’t be more specific about geographic location for a fishery. Question is what we should use as regions.
We can go with current Coast Guard districts, nice and simple. Would that be enough?
Or I can work up a finer grain system.
What do people think?
Contact Ben at <firstname.lastname@example.org>.