West Coast Whiting Trawl Seabird Cable Strike Meeting
Discussion of research on seabird cable strikes and application to fishery management
Research projects observing seabird cable strikes and other interactions, as well as testing of mitigation measures, have been conducted in the West Coast at-sea whiting fishery. NMFS will present results from these studies to inform a discussion of their application to management.
The virtual meeting will be held on December 10, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Pacific Standard Time (or until business is concluded).
To join the meeting
Meeting link: https://noaanmfs-meets.webex.com/noaanmfs-meets/j.php?MTID=mf8ed941a61d2a2db85cc683239c30845
Meeting number: 2761 947 4792
Password: 503 877 9876
- At-Sea Hake Observer Program cable strike research presentation
- Oregon Sea Grant/Northwest Fisheries Science Center cable strike research presentation
- Discussion of seabird cable strike mitigation measure testing and best practices
- Public comment
For more information, contact Keeley Kent, Groundfish Branch Chief, at (206) 247-8252 or firstname.lastname@example.org.