Table 4. Experience-technology regression models of total locos caught in the 2003 season (TOTAL) and catch-per-unit effort (CPUE). Independent variables used in the analysis include: proportion of time spent in the management areas (MAT), ocean (OCT), the river (RIVT), as well as total number of boats (BOAT).


Independent
Variables
Total Catch Experience
(B)
# of locos
Total Catch Experience
(F)
CPUE Experience (B)
Locos/day
CPUE
Experience
(F)
R2 0.82 0.88
Intercept -507267** 16.05 19250* 11.63
MAT 6660** 22.09 n.s.
OCT 4963** 14.55 -335* 10.07
RIVT 5354** 27.22 211+ 4.55
BOAT n.s. 612* 7.51
N 11 11
Unit of analysis Syndicate Syndicate
Note: ** is highly significant where p<0.01, * is significant where p<0.05, + is slightly significant where p<0.1, and n.s. is not significant.