Stock Assessments - supporting development of SA

This category includes references that critique, inform and advance the development of stock assessments. Literature includes, but is not exclusive to:

  • evaluation of stock structure (genetics, tagging, movement, spatial distribution models)
  • evaluation of the impact of variation in life history parameter inputs
  • preliminary stock assessments
  • reviews of stock assessment modelling techniques, e.g., Stock Synthesis (SS), Bayesian state-space models (JABBA, BSP) 
  • methods for estimating discards
  • summary reports from stock assessment workshops.
  1. Cortés E, Brooks EN, Shertzer KW (2015) Risk assessment of cartilaginous fish populations. ICES J Mar Sci 72:1057–1068.