USGS Marine Fishes of St. Croix and U.S. Virgin Islands

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Fish collections made at Buck Island Reef National Monument with the ichthyocide rotenone in 2001 at 58 stations followed by 10 days each in April 2011 and January 2012 surveying poorly sampled shoreline habitats with rotenone and clove oil and inland streams with seine.

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Howard Jelks
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Geographic Coverage

St. Croix, US Virgin Islands nearshore and inland waters. Salt River Bay 17º45̒ʹN, 64º45ʹW NHP & EP

Bounding Coordinates South West [17.682, -64.894], North East [17.802, -64.611]

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