Report - Fisheries Assessment Report (FAR)
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Assessments of SCI 1 and SCI 2 stocks have been updated, and both were accepted. For SCI 1, SSB remains stable at around 75% SSB0. Fishing intensity has consistently been below F 40% B0. For SCI 2, SSB has decreased recently, but remains between 73% and 78% SSB0. Fishing intensity peaked in 2002 but has declined in recent years, while SSB/SSB0 has increased.