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This plan outlines the Program's goals and strategies for implementation of its data collection and management standards for commercial, for-hire, and recreational fisheries for the five year period of 2014-2018.
Distributed in May each year, this document gives constituents an overview of the successes from the past fiscal year which and in February. In it you will find highlights from current partner projects underway, as well as, highlights from the Data Team, Software Team, and the Program Department.
The Program's outreach campaign consistently targets those with the greatest interest in fisheries data: fisheries managers, stock assessment scientists, social and economic scientists, commercial and recreational fishermen, non-governmental organizations, legislators and media. Download the 2014-2018 Outreach Strategic Plan here.
Download the final report of the Independent Program Review (IPR) of 2012 here. In 2011, a work group was formed to design a process for an independent program review. This process consisted of interviews and surveys conducted by Touchstone, Inc. in the summer of 2012, a workshop in the fall of 2012 to review specific white papers, and culminated with a report by four independent reviewers.
In August 2013 a response document to the IPR report was approved by the Coordinating Council. That response document can be downloaded here.
The ACCSP is a cooperative state-federal program that designs, implements, and conducts marine fisheries statistics data collection programs and integrates those data into a single data management system that will meet the needs of fishery managers, scientists, and fishermen