International Council for the Exploration of the Sea
Browse
wgmhsa02.pdf (21.74 MB)

Report of the Working Group on the Assessment of Mackerel, Horse Mackerel, Sardine and Anchovy (WGMHSA)

Download (21.74 MB)
report
posted on 2023-05-31, 08:05 authored by ICESICES

The Working Group on the Assessment of Mackerel, Horse Mackerel, Sardine, and Anchovy met at ICES headquarters from 4–13 September 2001 to address the following terms of reference, as decided at the 88th Statutory Meeting:

a) assess the status of and provide catch options for 2002 for the stocks of mackerel and horse mackerel (defining stocks as appropriate);

b) assess the status of and provide catch options for 2002 for the sardine stock in Divisions VIIIc and IXa; Catch options for 2002 should be provided separately by division;

c) assess the status of and provide catch options for 2002 for the anchovy stocks in Sub-area VIII and Division IXa;

d) review progress in determining precautionary reference points;

e) for sardine update information on the stock identification, composition, distribution and migration in relation to oceanographic effects;

f) identify major deficiencies in the assessments;

g) Review the layout of a Quality Handbook and prepare a workplan for writing such a document. A draft of the Quality Handbook shall be reviewed by the Working Group in 2002.

History

Published under the auspices of the following ICES Steering Group or Committee

  • ACFM

Published under the auspices of the following ICES Expert Group or Strategic Initiative

WGMHSA

Series

ICES Expert Group Reports

Usage metrics

    ICES Expert Group reports (until 2018)

    Exports

    RefWorks
    BibTeX
    Ref. manager
    Endnote
    DataCite
    NLM
    DC