This site consists of maps, plots, and numerical data relating to over 600 fish populations (over 100
species) from all over the world. Approximately 100 new populations are added per year. Ransom Myers is
currently the Killam Chair of Ocean Studies at Dalhousie University, Canada.
For more information on Dr. Myers, feel free to visit Ransom Myers'
The plot above shows the geographic locations of all species in the database.
The above is a photo of a barndoor skate (Raja laevis).
information on Ransom Myers' research in this area, click here.
Photo credited to Don Flescher of the National Marine Fisheries
Service, Woods Hole.
This site is sponsored by: NSERC
Questions/comments? Send inquiries to Gretchen Fitzgerald.