Groundfish Document Library: Groundfish Rebuilding Plans

At their June 16-20, 2003, meeting, the Council took final action on adopting a framework and rebuilding plans for four of the eight groundfish species declared overfished.

Rebuilding plans will be incorporated into the Groundfish Fishery Management Plan (FMP) as Amendment 16. Because of its complexity, the amendment process was divided into the following separate actions:

Stock assessments, Stock Assessment Review (STAR) Panel reports, are available on the Council’s Stock Assessment webpages.

If you have any suggestions for the content of rebuilding plans, please direct them to Mr. John DeVore at the Council. See the Council’s contact information for addresses.