Groundfish Subcommittee of the Scientific and Statistical Committee to hold online meeting May 12-14, 2020

Location: Online meeting only; no public listening station due to Covid-19
Date: 12 May 202014 May 2020
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The Groundfish Subcommittee of the Pacific Fishery Management Council’s Scientific and Statistical Committee and invited scientific experts will hold a meeting to review proposed length-based assessment methods followed by a workshop to explore data-limited assessment methods.  The meeting is open to the public. The Assessment Methodology Review webinar will be held from Tuesday, May 12, 2020 through Thursday, May 14, 2020 beginning at 8:30 a.m. and continuing until 5:30 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time each day or until business for the day has been completed.


Purpose of the meeting

The purpose of the Assessment Methodology Review meeting is to review two proposed length-based assessment methodologies: a length-based Stock Synthesis (SS) modeling approach, and the Length-based Integrated Mixed Effects (LIME) assessment platform.  A review of data-limited assessment methods through the management strategy evaluation tool in the Data-Limited Methods ToolKit (DLMtool) will be conducted following the length-based assessment methods review.

To attend the online meeting (GoToWebinar)

  1. Use this link:

  1. Enter the Webinar ID: 787-549-971

  2. Please enter your name and email address (required)

  3. You may use your telephone for the audio portion of the meeting by dialing this TOLL number +1 (415) 655-0060

  4. Enter the Attendee phone audio access code 904-227-383

  5. Enter your audio phone pin (shown after joining the webinar).

Technical Information

System Requirements

  • PC-based attendees: Required: Windows® 10,8

  • Mac®-based attendees: Required: Mac OS® X 10.5 or newer

  • Mobile attendees: Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet (See the GoToMeeting Webinar Apps)

You may send an email to Kris Kleinschmidt or call/text 503-820-2412 or  Sandra Krause or call/text 503-820-2419  for technical assistance.

Additional information

This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Kris Kleinschmidt at 503-280-2412 at least ten business days prior to the meeting date.

If you have additional questions regarding the webinar, please contact  John DeVore at 503-820-2413;  toll-free 1-866-806-7204.