Mandatory Center milestones are highlighted
|October - December2001|
|January - March 2002|
|April - June 2002|
|July - September 2002|
Description of west coast HMS fisheries and fishery dependent communities.
Model development for north Pacific albacore.
|1. Childers & Coan|
Produce report on the 2001 U.S. fisheries for albacore in the North and South Pacific.
Regulatory Impact Review and Regulatory Flexibility Act analysis of HMS FMP.
Amendment 10 to the CPS Fishery Management Plan: fleet harvesting capacity and limited entry permit transferability in the CPS finfish limited entry fishery.
Produce report on the 2001 U.S. purse seine fishery for tropical tunas in the central-western Pacific.
Conduct juvenile shark abundance survey for mako, blue and thresher sharks; report results from 1994 through 2002.
Analysis of essential squid spawning habitat.
Stock assessment for Pacific sardine.
Symposium and federal workshop on rebuilding abalone stocks.
|3. Smith & Demer|
Trial of acoustic demography application for fish.
North Pacific albacore assessment and research.
Regulatory impact review of sea turtle biological opinion in drift gill net fishery.
South (central-western) Pacific tuna fisheries sampling research.
Produce report on molecular identification of larval billfish at sea.
Analysis of mako shark growth rate.
|5. S. Smith|
Complete manuscript of age-validated leopard shark recaptured after 20 years.
|5. Moser & Charter|
Complete data reports for SPAM98 and STAR99.
Fecundity of market squid
|5. Watson, Charter, Vetter & Moser|
Produce manuscript on MERRP (marine reserves) cruises.
|6. Charter & Moser|
Complete CalCOFI manta net time series (Data Reports, Atlas 35).
|6. P. Smith|
CPS draft statement on multi-stock management of Pacific sardine with alternative life histories.
|6. Watson, Charter & Moser|
Produce manuscript on MOCNESS-10 pre-recruit cruises.
Conduct international billfish survey, billfish tagging, and angler outreach program PacFAAB.
Measuring krill abundance and current vectors with a remotely monitored multi-instrumented buoy system.
Study of the effect of interannual variation in the transition from winter to spring bio-physical conditions upon small pelagic fish spawning.
Complete a manuscript concerning the estimation of measurement uncertainty in the CCAMLR 2000 acoustical survey of krill biomass.
Complete chapter of status of fish stocks for Highly Migratory Species Fishery Management Plan.
|8. Lo & P. Smith|
Biomass estimates of Pacific sardine in spawning habitats off the west coast of North America.
Provide population genetic data for management decisions regarding ESA status of rockfishes in Puget Sound.