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Management strategies -
Learn more about strategies for identifying, implementing, and achieving management goals.
Magnuson Act and Council Process -
Learn more about the legal and procedural aspects of the Magnuson-Stevens Act and the council process, and explore the National Standards.
- Learn more about the integration of ecosystem-based management principles, and topics that include habitat, climate change, and forage.
Catch limits and stock assessments
- Learn more about regional processes for setting annual catch limits and accountability measures, and accounting for risk and uncertainty.
Social and economic dimensions
- Learn more about the sociocultural and economic dimensions of fisheries, and the integration of social science into decision-making.
Data collection and monitoring - Learn more about fishery-dependent data collection, including goals, technology, and tradeoffs between cost, timeliness, and resolution.
Communication and engagement - Learn more about the steps councils are taking to support stakeholder engagement, communication, and long-term planning.