NPFC holds virtual scientific meetings for planning intersessional research

    The NPFC Scientific Committee and its subsidiary bodies, Technical Working Group on Chub Mackerel Stock Assessment, Small Scientific Committee on Bottom Fish and Marine Ecosystems, and Small Scientific Committee on Pacific Saury, held virtual meetings on 27 May – 4 June 2020. These informal meetings aimed at checking the status of the implementation of the workplan for 2019-2020 and planning further intersessional activities before formal meetings in November 2020. Members reviewed the outcomes of intersessional research and set the tasks and timelines for the near future.