Pacific Hake/Whiting Treaty: Joint Management Committee Meeting, Thursday, February 3, 2022
JMC meeting to prepare for the 2022 Pacific hake/whiting stock assessment
The Joint Technical Committee (JTC), briefed the Joint Management Committee (JMC) on the draft whiting stock assessment.The JMC is primarily responsible for providing annual Total Allowable Catch (TAC) recommendations under the Pacific Hake/Whiting Treaty between the Governments of the United States and Canada. The JMC meeting was open to the public and members of the Pacific hake/whiting treaty advisory bodies and interested parties were encouraged to attend.
1) Welcome/approve agenda
2) Briefing on the stock assessment by JTC
3) Questions—priority given to JMC members
4) Public Comment
Information about the Pacific Hake/Whiting Treaty
Background documents about the Pacific Hake / Whiting Treaty, management bodies, and a schedule of the 2021-2022 meetings.