SUMMARY

SUMMARY

IDENTIFICATION

SCIENTIFIC NAME(s)

Gadus chalcogrammus

SPECIES NAME(s)

Alaska pollock, Walleye pollock, pollock, Минтай.

Two populations of pollock are thought to be present in the western Bering Sea: pollock east of 174ºE, in the Navarinsky area, is likely subject to immigration of pollock from the East Bering Sea, and a West Bering Sea (WBS) population is found in waters to the west of 174ºE including the Karaginsky Bay area (PCA, 2010a). This profile addresses the WBS population.


ANALYSIS

Strengths
  • An annual analytical assessment is conducted.

FISHSOURCE SCORES

Management Quality:

Management Strategy:

≥ 6

Managers Compliance:

10

Fishers Compliance:

≥ 6