A review of the 2019 stock assessment of hoki was conducted. The review focused on the main data inputs, including the configuration of the commercial fisheries data and structural assumptions of the model. Exploratory modelling was conducted to investigate key model structural assumptions. Recommendations are provided for consideration in the development of the next hoki stock assessment (to be completed in April-May 2021).
FAR 2020/28 Review of the 2019 hoki stock assessment
Report - Fisheries Assessment Report (FAR)