Report of the Stock Identification Methods Working Group (SIMWG)
SIMWG met by correspondence 2016. During this period, a 2nd edition of the book Stock Identification Methods: Applications in Fishery Science was published. SIMWG members S. Cadrin, L. Kerr and S. Mariani edited the edition and several SIMWG members contributed chapters to this book. In addition, SIMWG developed a glossary of terms for consistent usage of terminology relevant to stock identification that was included in the 2014 ICES SIMWG report.
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