Special Meeting of the U.S. ICCAT Advisory Committee

The Advisory Committee to the U.S. Section to the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) is holding a special meeting to receive and discuss information on recent white marlin and yellowfin tuna assessments, updates on the shortfin mako stock assessment, and ICCAT’s progress on the Atlantic bluefin tuna management strategy evaluation.

Schedule

September 5, 2019

Teleconference line: 800-593-7121

Participant passcode: 8776364

Link to Webinar: https://noaanmfs-events1.webex.com/noaanmfs-events1/onstage/g.php?MTID=e846cf9cd4468c32c8ee553a3fe7ab12c

 

Time

Discussion Item

Presenter

1:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Opening of the Meeting

  • Opening & Introductions
  • Purpose of Session and Explanation of Ground Rules
  • Adoption of Agenda

 

Dr. John Graves

1:45 pm – 3:15 pm

 

Outcomes from the Shortfin Mako Shark Stock Assessment Update Meeting

  • Report out and presentation
  • Questions and discussion

 

Dr. Enric Cortes

3:15 pm – 3:30  pm

Break

 

 

3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Outcomes from the White Marlin Stock Assessment

  • Report out and presentation
  • Questions and discussion

 

Dr. Craig Brown

5:30 pm

Adjourn for the day

 

 

 

September 6, 2019

Teleconference line: 800-593-7121

Participant passcode: 8776364

Link to Webinar: https://noaanmfs-events1.webex.com/noaanmfs-events1/onstage/g.php?MTID=edad859899e3a253d01d09cc917e5d66a  

 

Time

Discussion Item

Presenter

9:00 am – 10:30 am

 

Outcomes from the Yellowfin Tuna Stock Assessment

  • Report out and presentation
  • Questions and discussion

Dr. Shannon Cass-Calay

10:30 am – 10:45 am

Break

 

 

10:45 am – 12:00 pm

Outcomes from the Bluefin Tuna MSE Technical Group Meeting

  • Report out and presentation
  • Questions and discussion

 

Dr. John Walter

12:00 pm

Closing remarks and adjournment