Table 3. Regression models of catch-per-unit effort (CPUE) for environmental models. The environmental model included loco shell-boring organisms, chlorophyll-a concentration in the management area, and loco weight.

Independent Variables CPUE Environment
(B) Locos/day
CPUE Environment
R2 0.50
Intercept 50339** 16.68
BORE n.s
PHOT -16212* 9.13
N 11
unit of analysis 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.