Atlantic Mackerel Sightings

Order: Perciformes Family: Scombridae Genus: Scomber Species: Scomber scombrus

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Common Name: Atlantic Mackerel
Species: Scomber scombrus
Record#: 3890
Date Sighted: 2014-11-16 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Bedford waterfront
Comment : quite plentiful on a cold day, fisherman caught 10 in 20minutes.


 
Common Name: Atlantic Mackerel
Species: Scomber scombrus
Record#: 3214
Date Sighted: 2013-09-15 #Seen: 7
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Bedford waterfront wharf
Comment : Fairly large, about 30cm


 
Common Name: Atlantic Mackerel
Species: Scomber scombrus
Record#: 1427
Date Sighted: 2012-08-06 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Bedford Basin
Comment :


 
Common Name: Atlantic Mackerel
Species: Scomber scombrus
Record#: 733
Date Sighted: 2011-10-23 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Bedford Basin wharf.
Comment : Fairly common and plentiful here normally. They're about 20-30cm in length as the fisherman catch them. Not many other species being caught this time of year here.


 
Common Name: Atlantic Mackerel
Species: Scomber scombrus
Record#: 734
Date Sighted: 2011-09-18 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Bedford Basin wharf near Sobey's
Comment :


 
Common Name: Atlantic Mackerel
Species: Scomber scombrus
Record#: 119
Date Sighted: 2009-07-11 #Seen: 20
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: wharf, Bedford Basin
Comment : many being caught off the wharf