All Projects 2018-06-19T17:52:35+00:00

Fisheries Forum Projects

This page provides a complete chronology of the Fisheries Forum’s work, including forums, council support projects, and other collaborations; along with event partners and sponsors. Links to forum resources are included. For additional information about other projects, please visit the collaborations and special projects and council projects pages.

NEFMC Program Review stakeholder input opportunities (continued)
Partner: New England Fishery Management Council
NEFMC Program Review page

Ecosystem Research Workshop
Partner: North Pacific Fishery Management Council
February 7, 2018 • Seattle, WA
Workshop information page

Climate and Communities Initiative Workshop
Workshop host: The Nature Conservancy
May 15-16, 2018 • Portland, OR

NEFMC Program Review stakeholder input opportunities
Partner: New England Fishery Management Council
NEFMC Program Review page

Goals and objectives for the Mid-Atlantic Surfclam and Ocean Quahog Fishery Management Plan
Partner: Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council
Completed October 2017

2017 Forum: Managing Fisheries in a Changing Environment
May 1-2, 2017  •  Monterey, CA
Forum resources

Pacific Groundfish Quota Program Workshop
Workshop sponsors: NOAA Fisheries, Environmental Defense Fund, Fishermen’s Marketing Association, Midwater Trawlers Association, Oregon Trawl Commission, United Catcher Boats, West Coast Seafood Processors Association
February 16-18, 2016  •  Portland, OR

Inshore Scallop Fishing Workshop
Partner: New England Fishery Management Council
February 22-23, 2016  •  Warwick, RI
NEFMC Workshop Page

National Essential Fish Habitat Summit
Partners: NOAA Fisheries Office of Habitat Conservation, NOAA Fisheries Office of Science & Technology, Council Coordination Committee
May 16-18, 2016  •  Annapolis, MD
EFH Summit Resources

East Coast Forum: Risk-based Management and Management Strategy Evaluation
May 7-8, 2015  •  Beaufort, NC
Forum resources

Mid-Atlantic Habitat Pilot Project Support Documents
Partner: Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council
Completed June 2015

Goals and Objectives for the Mid-Atlantic Summer Flounder Fishery Management Plan
Partners: Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission
Completed December 2015

National Electronic Monitoring Workshop
Workshop sponsors: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and Environmental Defense Fund, in partnership with NOAA Fisheries
January 8-9, 2014  •  Seattle, WA
EM workshop page

East Coast Climate Change and Fisheries Governance Workshop
Partners: Hosted by the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council in partnership with the New England Fishery Management Council, South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, and NOAA Fisheries
March 19-21, 2014  •  Washington, DC
MAFMC workshop page

East Coast Forum: Managing for Recreational Objectives
May 5-6, 2014  •  Beaufort, NC
Forum Resources

Operational Guidelines and Best Practices Workshop
Partners: Council Coordination Committee, NOAA Fisheries Office of Sustainable Fisheries
August 19-21, 2014  •  Seattle, WA

West Coast Forum: Co-management and Cooperative Research
September 4-5, 2014  • Coronado, CA
Forum Resources

Northeast Fisheries Science Center Strategic Science Plan
Partners: NOAA Fisheries Northeast Fisheries Science Center and Makers, Inc.
Completed December 2014

Squid Fishery Management Workshop
Partner: Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council
January 15-17, 2013 • Riverhead, NY
MAFMC workshop page

New England Risk Policy Workshop
Partner: New England Fishery Management Council
March 20-21, 2013 • Salem, MA
NEFMC workshop page

Managing Our Nation’s Fisheries 3 Conference
Convened by the eight regional fishery management councils; hosted by the Pacific Fishery Management Council
May 7-9, 2013 • Washington, DC
Conference page

East Coast Forum: Habitat Considerations
June 28-29, 2013 • Annapolis, MD
Forum Resources

West Coast Forum: Adaptive Management
November 14-15, 2013 • Monterey, CA
Forum Resources

East Coast Forum: Human Dimensions of Management
May 9-10, 2012 • Beaufort, NC
Forum Resources

West Coast Forum: Optimum Yield and National Standard 1
November 14-15, 2012 • Monterey, CA
Forum Resources

East Coast Forum: Catch Accounting and Monitoring
May 11-12, 2011 • Beaufort, NC
Forum Resources

West Coast Forum: Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning
September 21-22, 2011 • Palo Alto, CA
Forum Resources

Recreational Focus Group
Partner: Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council
December 2-3, 2011  •  Baltimore, MD
MAFMC workshop page

Mid-Atlantic Catch Shares Workshop
Partner: Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council
March 16-18, 2010 • Williamsburg, VA
Workshop Resources

East Coast Forum: Uncertainty and Risk Policy
May 11-12, 2010 • Beaufort, NC
Forum Resources

West Coast Forum: Allocation
September 20-21, 2010 • Monterey, CA
Forum Resources

Sector Separation Workshop
Partner: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council
November 8-10, 2010 • Tampa, FL

East Coast Forum: Ecosystem Based Fisheries Management
May 12-13, 2009 • Beaufort, NC
Forum Resources

West Coast Forum: Bycatch and Protected Species
September 28-29, 2009 • Monterey, CA
Forum Resources

New England Catch Shares Workshop
Partner: New England Fishery Management Council
October 20-21, 2009 • Bretton Woods, NH
Workshop Resources

West Coast Forum: Uncertainty and Limited Access Privilege Programs
September 22-23, 2008 • Palo Alto, CA
Forum Resources