Other correspondence 2017




Notification of intent to collect data suitable for advice


Documents:

1617PAC90 data collection

 

      

Keywords:

acoustic surveys, herring, industry-science collaboration

   

Summary:

The Pelagic AC informs the Advisory Committee of ICES on its intention to collect data suitable to be used as a basis for ICES advice. 



Letter from the chairman to the Commission


Documents:

1617PAC 33 Commission representation and MS groups

1617ref13 Commission response

   

Keywords:

regionalization, representation, widely distributed stocks

   

Summary:

The Pelagic AC requests assistance from the Commission in setting up an informal Member States group to deal with the widely distributed small pelagic stocks under regionalization. It further emphasizes the value of having Commission representatives attend meetings of the Pelagic AC.