Fishery Stock Status Updates
NOAA Fisheries updates the status of fish stocks managed under federal fishery management plans quarterly based on stock assessments completed during that quarter.
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Determining Stock Status
These reports provide comprehensive status updates on fish stocks included in the Fish Stock Sustainability Index, and other, non-FSSI fish stocks. NOAA Fisheries provides up-to-date information on whether a stock is overfished, subject to overfishing, or has been rebuilt. Below is a list of the most recent updates, with full listings of each stock and its status.
2020 Quarterly Updates
Status as of December 31, 2020
- Summary of Status Changes (PDF, 2 pages)
- FSSI and Non-FSSI Stock Status Table (PDF, 52 pages)
- Stocks on the Overfished and Overfishing Lists by Region (Map)
- Rebuilt Stocks by Region (Map)