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Table 1 Information on the length, tag type, release date, and release location of 16 Pacific cod, as well as the pop-up date, reason for early pop-up (FIS = caught by commercial fisher, MML = marine mammal predation, UNK = unknown), location, days at liberty, distance between release and pop-up, number of transmissions from MiniPATs and geographic pop-up location

From: Seasonal migratory patterns of Pacific cod (Gadus macrocephalus) in the Aleutian Islands

Ptt # Length (cm) Tag type Release location Release date Release latitude Release longitude Early pop-up Pop-up date Pop-up latitude Pop-up longitude Days at liberty Distance between release and pop-up (km) Transmissions Pop-up location
177,954 70 sPAT Nazan Bay 18-02-2019 52.2535 − 173.62083 No 19-04-2019 52.1525 − 172.702 60 64 NA Seguam Pass
177,953 82 sPAT Nazan Bay 20-02-2019 52.35467 − 173.85883 No 22-04-2019 52.1511 − 172.7285 61 80 NA Seguam Pass
177,955 81 sPAT Sitkin Sound 22-02-2019 51.90583 − 176.43467 No 24-04-2019 52.0766 − 175.0203 61 99 NA Atka Island
177,958 77 mrPAT Nazan Bay 18-02-2019 52.253 − 173.5405 Yes (FIS) 17-08-2019 52.03333 − 171.90333 180 114 NA South of Seguam
177,962 71 mrPAT Nazan Bay 19-02-2019 52.25933 − 173.55433 No 16-11-2019 53.5276 − 168.3339 270 378 NA North of Unmak
177,967 74 mrPAT Sitkin Sound 22-02-2019 51.92333 − 176.43183 Yes (UNK) 10-05-2019 51.9094 − 176.4933 77 4 NA Sitkin Sound
177,966 65 mrPAT Sitkin Sound 22-02-2019 51.90767 − 176.43183 Yes (UNK) 05-08-2019 52.576 − 171.7923 164 325 NA Amukta Pass North
177,961 86 mrPAT Sitkin Sound 22-02-2019 51.922 − 176.4325 No 21-08-2019 51.8978 − 176.4108 180 3 NA Sitkin Sound
178,701 70 miniPAT Nazan Bay 19-02-2019 52.2565 − 173.572 Yes (FIS) 12-03-2019 52.405 − 173.8317 21 24 NA Nazan Bay
178,690 74 miniPAT Nazan Bay 20-02-2019 52.35483 − 173.85817 No 2-05-2019 52.5514 − 179.6625 91 394 2783 Petrel Bank
178,704 73 miniPAT Nazan Bay 19-02-2019 52.276667 − 173.5295 Yes (MMP) 23-11-2019 52.525 − 172.5873 277 70 1207 North of Seguam
178,696 77 miniPAT Sitkin Sound 22-02-2019 51.92383 − 176.43017 Yes (MMP) 28-03-2019 52.0579 − 176.5112 33 16 2282 Sitkin Sound
178,709 88 miniPAT Sitkin Sound 22-02-2019 51.9235 − 176.42733 Yes (FIS) 08-06-2019 52.09 − 172.1233 106 295 NA South of Seguam
178,697 74 miniPAT Sitkin Sound 22-02-2019 51.9225 − 176.43017 No 22-08-2019 52.077 − 171.4197 181 344 2386 Amukta Pass South
178,708 79 miniPAT Sitkin Sound 22-02-2019 51.92333 − 176.43183 No 19-02-2020 51.7147 − 176.9818 360 44 119 Adak Strait
178,699 83 miniPAT South Adak 01-03-2019 51.71082 − 176.35295 Yes (MMP) 26-03-2019 51.9445 − 176.8127 25 41 82 North Adak
  1. Pacific cod that had tag mortality (n = 11), that had early releases that were less than 60 days with an unknown cause (n = 7), or did not transmit a pop-up location (n = 2) were excluded from this table. Information on all tags can be found in Additional file 1