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Establishment of new wintering areas in herring co-occurs with peaks in the ‘first time/repeat spawner’ ratio
(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-06-23)
Norwegian spring spawning (NSS) herring migrate to wintering areas in late summer and remain there for about 5 mo in dense aggregations. First-time spawning cohorts typically adopt the wintering area of the spawning stock. ...
‘Await’ in the pelagic: dynamic trade-off between reproduction and survival within a herring school splitting vertically during spawning
(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2000-10-19)
Spatio-temporal aspects of spawning behaviour were investigated in a single school of Norwegian spring-spawning herring Clupea harengus, and are explained by changes in the relative importance of reproduction, predation ...
Migration patterns in Norwegian spring-spawning herring: why young fish swim away from the wintering area in late summer
(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2003-03-04)
Norwegian spring-spawning herring Clupea harengus make extensive feeding migrations in the Norwegian Sea during summer. At the end of the feeding season herring may meet conflicting demands between moving to areas with ...