A simple method for fitting oscillating length growth data with a program for pocket calculators.

A modification of the von BERTALANFFY Growth Formula is proposed and can be used to fit seasonally oscillating length-age data. The properties, positive and negative, of the models are discussed.


Pauly, D., G. Gaschutz (1979)
Paper presented at the Council Meeting of the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, 1979. 26 p.