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Assessment of Divisions 2J+3KL Capelin and Evaluation of Proposed Limit Reference Points

Regional Peer Review - Newfoundland and Labrador Region

March 6-10, 2023
Virtual Meeting

Chairperson: Elizabeth Coughlan


Divisions 2J+3KL Capelin was last assessed in 2021 (DFO 2022) and an update was done in 2022 (DFO in press). The current assessment is requested by Fisheries Resource Management to inform the development of management measures for the stock for the upcoming fishing season, and to review and establish a Limit Reference Point (LRP) for this stock based on established LRP approaches.


Provide advice on the sustainability of the stock and select an LRP for 2J3KL capelin. The following items will be reviewed:

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