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Meeting Notice

  1. Meeting cover memo
  2. Meeting agenda
  3. RSC meeting summary, July 19, 2017
  4. Research Priorities
    1. Staff memo re the research priority setting process, January 2, 2018
    2. NEFMC Research Priorities and Data Needs for 2017-2021
    3. Presentation slides
  5. NEFSC/Northeast Cooperative Research Program
    1. Northeast Cooperative Research Program Review, Northeast Fisheries Science Center Summary and Response, March 2017
    2. Presentation slides
  6. Management reviews
    1. RSC-related excerpts of the Council’s Operations Handbook
    2. RSC management review worksheet
    3. Staff memo re peer-reviewed publications, January 2, 2018
  7. Project: Seasonal Scallop Bycatch Survey
    1. 2013 Scallop RSA project final report, Seasonal Bycatch Survey of the Georges Bank Scallop Fishery, May 2015
    2. Technical evaluation
    3. 2015 Scallop RSA project final report, Optimizing the Georges Bank Scallop Fishery by Maximizing Meat Yield and Minimizing Bycatch revised October 2017
    4. Technical evaluation and PI response, October 11, 2017
    5. Presentation slides
    6. RSC meeting summary, June 25, 2012
    7. RSC meeting summary, April 8, 2015

8.Project: River Herring Bycatch Avoidance
a.2014 Herring RSA project final report, December 31, 2016
b.Technical evaluation, April 19, 2017
c.PI response to technical evaluation, September 22, 2017
d.Presentation slides

9.Project: Effects of Fishing on Herring Aggregations
a.2008 Herring RSA project final report, May 31, 2011
b.Technical evaluation, October 2011
c.Presentation slides

10. Correspondence