Profile updated on 16 September 2019

SUMMARY

SUMMARY

IDENTIFICATION

SCIENTIFIC NAME(s)

Gadus chalcogrammus

SPECIES NAME(s)

Alaska pollock, Walleye pollock, pollock, Минтай.

Alaska pollock in the Sea of Okhotsk, Russia, is regarded as one single population with complex intrapopulation structure to the north of 50ºN, frequently referred to as the northern Sea of Okhotsk (e.g., Zverkova, 1981; Zverkova et al., 2003; Shuntov et al. 2007), spanning three management sub-areas: North Okhotsk (sub-area 4), West Kamchatka (sub-area 5) and Kamchatka-Kuril (sub-area 6) as well as high seas in 61.52. Click here for a map with Russian Far East pollock management areas.


ANALYSIS

Strengths
  • Stock assessment is conducted annually and the assessment has been peer-reviewed.

FISHSOURCE SCORES

Management Quality:

Management Strategy:

9.6

Managers Compliance:

10

Fishers Compliance:

≥ 6