ISSF 2011-01: Stock Assessments 101. How Scientists Count Tuna

Date Added: August 7, 2016
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Tags: science, Stock Status, Tuna
Authors: Restrepo
Language: English
Author(s): Victor Restrepo
report_type: Technical Report


A stock assessment is a process whereby scientists analyze a variety of relevant data about the fisheries, the species of interest and other variables (such as economic or environmental ones) in order to evaluate the impacts of the fisheries on the stock or population.