SERC Atlantic Stingray Study

Project Title: Atlantic Stingray Habitat Use and Migration
MATOS Project Code: CBASR
Project Duration: June 2016
Project Description: This study seeks to identify patterns in habitat use of Atlantic Stingray along the US Atlantic Coast.
Objectives:
  1. Document patterns of habitat use and migration of the Cownose Ray along the US Atlantic Coast
  2. Evaluate the potential for philopatry
Management Benefits:
Investigators:
  1. Matthew Ogburn (Smithsonian Environmental Research Center) ogburnm@si.edu
  2. Rob Aguilar (SERC)
  3. Anson H. Hines (SERC)
Participating Organizations:
  1. Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
Funding:
  1. Smithsonian Institution