New England Catch Shares Workshop
New England Fishery Management Council • October 20-21, 2009 • Bretton Woods, NH
The New England Catch Shares Workshop was hosted by the New England Fishery Management Council and the Fisheries Forum, in cooperation with the Gulf of Maine Research Institute, for the purpose of sharing information and concerns about the use of catch shares in New England Fisheries.
Increase understanding of the science, economics, and policies related to catch shares
Help decision-makers learn from successes, failures, and challenges in other regions
Discuss catch shares in the context of decisions that have already been approved in New England with an eye towards future direction and action