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Title and Description:

SEDAR 41 South Atlantic red snapper and gray triggerfish

This information product is a determination of the condition and status of the fishery resource stocks (South Atlantic red snapper and gray triggerfish) 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.

ID: 276 Info. Type:  ISI
Estimated Dissemination Date: 4/17/2015
Actual Dissemination Date: 3/18/2016
Contact Person: Michael LIddel NOAA Locator

Date First Posted in Peer Review Agenda: 10/10/2014

Estimated Peer Review Start Date: 3/17/2015
Review type: panel
Expected number of peer reviewers: 4-10
Peer reviewers will be selected by: a designated outside agency.

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? Oral and written comments

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


Comments on Peer Review:

Charge to reviewers

Final peer review reports:

Armstrong report for SEDAR 41

Smith report for SEDAR 41

Volstad report for SEDAR 41

South Atlantic red snapper summary report

Gray triggerfish summary report.

Final work products:

South Atlanltic red snapper

Gray triggerfish