Fish Stocks

Scientific Advice on Fish Stocks

The advice is the result of the activities of the scientific work groups under ICES (International Council for Exploration of the Sea) and NAFO (Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization) where Pinngortitaleriffik (Greenland Institute of Natural Resources) is represented and where Greenlandic and international investigations in Greenlandic waters are presented and assessed.

Advice summaries for 2011:

Beaked Redfish (Sebastes mentella) in Subareas V, XII, XIV and NAFO Subareas 1+2 (Deep Pelagic stock > 500 m)

Beaked Redfish (Sebastes mentella) in Division Va and Subarea XIV
(Icelandic Slope stock)

Beaked Redfish (Sebastes mentella) in Subareas V, XII, XIV and NAFO
Subareas 1+2 (Shallow Pelagic stock < 500 m)

Beaked Redfish (Sebastes mentella) in Subarea XIVb (Demersal)

Capelin in Subareas V and XIV and Division IIa west of 5°W
(Iceland East Greenland Jan Mayen area)

Cod in ICES Subarea XIV and NAFO Subarea 1 (Greenland cod)

Golden redfish (Sebastes marinus) in Subareas V, VI, XII and XIV

Greenland halibut in Subareas V, VI, XII, and XIV

Introduction to the redfish complex in Subareas V, VI, XII, and XIV

Greenland Halibut (Reinhardtius hippoglossoides)
in SA 0 + Div. 1A Offshore and Div. 1B-1F

Greenland Halibut Reinhardtius hippoglossoides)
in Division 1A inshore

Cod in Subareas I and II (Northeast Arctic cod)

Northeast Arctic haddock (Subareas I and II)

Saithe in Subareas I and II (Northeast Arctic)

Updated 05.29.2017