Purpose of Amendment: Responds to the latest stock assessment (SEDAR 78). Atlantic Spanish Mackerel are neither overfished nor undergoing overfishing. This amendment will update catch levels based on the SSC recommendations.
Action Summary: adoption of new catch-level recommendations.
- June 2023: amendment development initiated.
- September 2023: approved for scoping.
- November 2023: Mackerel Cobia AP discussion.