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Reports are DONE...and it was FUN!

Published 07/18/2016

"For the first time in 30 years, my reports are up-to-date!"    Just days after installing the trip reporting software, this captain was hooked! Much to his surprise, using eTRIPS/mobile was easy and fun, says Captain Denny Dillon. Denny runs the Persuader II Charter boat out of Narragansett, Rhode Island.   He has become a big fan of eTRIPS/mobile...

Sea Plan Study Uses Harbor Light Software's SAFIS eTRIPS/mobile.

Published 06/30/2016

Sea Plan announced the results of their Northeast 2015 Pilot Party and Charter Vessel Mapping Study in their May/June 2016 newsletter. The goal of this project was to support regional planning and fisheries management in the area. Spatial information with catch and effort data was gathered using onboard tablets running SAFIS eTRIPS/Mobile. The study included information from...

How Do You Make a Better Lobster Trap?

Published 06/27/2016

With better data, of course!   Announcing Trapper, the latest product from Harbor Light Software.  Developed for a research project at the University of Rhode Island, Trapper is a data collection tool to help analyze the effectiveness of new lobster trap designs.   How do you determine what makes a lobster trap most effective?  The goal of a successful trap...