Pacific Mackerel 2019 Stock Assessment Review Panel to Convene in La Jolla, CA April 23-25, 2019

The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Council) will convene a Stock Assessment Review (STAR) Panel to review the 2019 Pacific mackerel stock assessment.  The meeting is open to the public, and will be held Tuesday, April 23, 2019 through Thursday, April 25, 2019.  The meeting will start at 8:30 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time, on April 23 and 8 a.m. on April 24-25, and continue until 5 p.m. each day or when business has been concluded that day.

The primary purpose of the meeting is to review the 2019 stock assessment for Pacific mackerel, which will be used to set annual harvest specifications and management measures for two fishing years (July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020, and July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021). The review panel will consist of three members of the Pacific Council’s Scientific and Statistical Committee’s Subcommittee on Coastal Pelagic Species (CPS), and one independent expert. Representatives of the Council’s CPS Management Team and the CPS Advisory Subpanel will also participate in the review as advisers.



The meeting will be held at the following location:

Pacific Conference Room
Southwest Fisheries Science Center
8901 La Jolla Shores Dr.
La Jolla, California 92037-1509
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Additional information

This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Mr. Dale Sweetnam at least ten days prior to the meeting date.

If you have additional questions regarding the webinar, please contact Mr. Kerry Griffin at 503-820-2409; toll free 1-866-806-7204, ext. 409.