spawning area

part of the bottom on which fish spawning takes place

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • spawning migration — the movement of fishes from feeding or overwintering areas to the spawning area …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Spawning (computer gaming) — In computer and video games, spawning is the in game creation of an entity, such as a player character, a non player character (NPC), or an item. Respawning is the recreation of an entity after its death, destruction or removal, or at the end of… …   Wikipedia

  • spawning channel — an artificial gravel bed area in which flow, depth and velocity are controlled at ideal levels for spawning by a particular species of fish …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • spawning tile — a piece of hard and flat material such as a pottery tile, plastic or glass intended as an area for fish to deposit their eggs in aquaria. Rocks may also be used as in nature …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Marine Protected Area — (MPA) is often used as an umbrella term covering a wide range of marine areas with some level of restriction to protect living, non living, cultural, and/or historic resources. A commonly used definition is the one developed by the World… …   Wikipedia

  • Marine protected area — Milford Sound, New Zealand is a Strict Marine Reserve (Category Ia) Mitre Peak, the mountain at left, rises 1,692 m (5,551 ft) above the sea.[1] Marine protected areas, like any protected area, are regions in which human activity has… …   Wikipedia

  • Denman Wildlife Area — IUCN Category IV (Habitat/Species Management Area) …   Wikipedia

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