Atlantic Mackerel(Scomber scombrus)
The Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus), is a pelagic schooling species of mackerel found on both sides of the North Atlantic Ocean. The species is also called Boston mackerel, or just mackerel.
Fishermen have been harvesting Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus) in the Northeast since colonial times. In fact, colonists of the 1600s considered mackerel one of their most important commodities
Atlantic mackerel, Scomber scombrus, is a fast swimming, pelagic, schooling species distributed in the Northwest Atlantic between Labrador and North Carolina.
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Catch Area: Northwest Atlantic Ocean FAO Area 21
Catch Method: Trawl / Seine Caught
Presentation: Whole Round
Seasonality: fall / winter