A public workshop is planned for April 24-25 in Seattle to review how, and how well, halibut bycatch is estimated in the trawl and longline groundfish harvests off Alaska.
Deckboss imagines many of you would argue the estimates, especially in the Gulf of Alaska, are not nearly good enough.
Anyway, this three-page workshop overview is definitely worth checking out.
Halibut longliner cited at Sitka
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