May 17-18, 2017

The Council's Scientific and Statistical Committee will meet May 17-18, 2017. The meeting will be held at the Lord Baltimore Hotel, 20 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201 410-539-8400. 

Meeting materials will be posted below as they become available.

Agenda

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

  • 9:00 Butterfish ABC Specifications (Adams/Didden)
  • 10:30 Illex squid ABC Specifications (Hendrickson/Didden)
  • 12:00 Lunch
  • 1:00  Longfin squid ABC Specifications (Hendrickson/Didden)
  • 2:30 Atlantic mackerel data and fishery update (Didden)
  • 4:00 Potential other topic discussion – OFL uncertainty group, National SSC meeting discussion, NRCC working group discussion
  • 5:00 Adjourn

Thursday, May 18, 2017

  • 8:30 Atlantic Surfclam 61 SAW/SARC Assessment (Hennen)
  • 9:30 Atlantic Surfclam ABC Specifications (Coakley)
  • 11:30 NEFSC clam dredge survey redesign (Jacobson)
  • 12:30 Lunch
  • 1:30 Ocean Quahog 63 SAW/SARC Assessment (Hennen)
  • 2:30 Ocean Quahog ABC Specifications (Coakley)
  • 4:30 Adjourn

Meeting Materials

General

Mackerel, Squid, Butterfish

Documents will be posted here as they become available.

Surfclam and Ocean Quahog

Atlantic Surfclam

  1. Surfclam Summary Report (CRD 16-13), November 2016
  2. Surfclam Assessment Report (CRD 17-05), February 2017
  3. Surfclam Assessment Update
  4. Surfclam SARC 61 Panel Summary Report
  5. Surfclam SARC 61 Bell Report
  6. Surfclam SARC 61 Cryer Report
  7. Surfclam SARC 61 Needle Report
  8. 2017 Surfclam AP Fishery Information Document

Ocean Quahog

  1. Quahog Summary Report (CRD 16-13), March 2017
  2. Quahog Assessment Report - to be posted
  3. Quahog SARC 63 Panel Report
  4. Quahog SARC 63 Hart Report
  5. Quahog SARC 63 Bell Report
  6. Quahog SARC 63 Cryer Report
  7. 2017 Ocean Quahog AP Fishery Information Document