Title and Description:
SEDAR 51: Gulf of Mexico Gray Snapper
This information product is a determination of the condition and status of the fishery resource stocks (Gulf of Mexico gray snapper) relative to definitions for overfishing and overfished status. The information includes impacts of various management scenarios on the status of the stocks, estimates of management benchmarks, and recovery trajectories for those stocks determined to be overfished. The information is provided to the appropriate regional fishery management agencies to be used as the basis of their management decisions, which are subsequently approved and disseminated by the Secretary of Commerce through NOAA Fisheries.
ID366 Info. Type: ISI
Estimated Dissemination Date: 3/16/2018
Contact Person:Michael Liddel NOAA Locator
Date First Posted in Peer Review Agenda: 4/5/2017
Estimated Peer Review Start Date: 2/13/2018
Review type: Panel
Number of reviewers: 4-10.
Peer reviewers will be designated by an outside agency, Center for Independent Experts.
Will the public, including scientific or professional societies, be asked to nominate potential peer reviewers? no
Will there be opportunities for the public to comment on the work product to be peer reviewed? yes
How and When? Oral and written comments will be accepted during designated comment periods during the review workshop, as well as Council comment periods and during Council SSC review, per Council guidelines.
Will the agency provide significant and relevant public comments to the peer reviewers before they conduct their review? yes.
Primary disciplines or expertise needed in the review: fisheries stock assessment, fisheries biology, population dynamics
Peer review report
NMFS response to peer review report
Final work product