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1981

The annual meeting took place at the Lord Nelson Hotel, Halifax, NS, Canada and the NAFO Secretariat Headquarters in Dartmouth, NS, Canada.

Quota Table for 1981

Meeting Proceedings of Genral Council and Fisheries Commission 1981

Scientific Council Reports 1981

Other Meetings included:

Scientific Council

  • 17-21 February, NAFO Headquarters, Dartmouth, NS, Canada
    To provide advice for 1981 on the conservation of the cod stocks in 3M and 3NO, and capelin in 2+3
  • 3-19 June, NAFO Headquarters, Dartmouth, NS, Canada
    Regular meeting on stock assessments
  • 14 September, NAFO Headquarters, Dartmouth, NS, Canada
    Special Session on "Remotes sensing and their possible application to fisheries science", with R. W. Trites as convenor
  • 14-15 September, NAFO Headquarters, Dartmouth, NS, Canada
    Task force on the larval herring program on "Further analysis of the Georges Bank-Gulf of Maine larval herring program"with M. D. Grosslein (USA) as convenor
  • 14-15 September, NAFO Headquarters, Dartmouth, NS, Canada
    Symposium on "Environmental conditions in the Northwest Atlantic during the 1970-79 decade", with E. J. Sandeman (Canada) as convenor.
  • 23-26 November, NAFO Headquarters, Dartmouth, NS, Canada
    To provide advice for 1982 on the conservation of shrimp stocks in Subareas 0 and 1 and of harp and hooded seal stocks in the Northwest Atlantic

Standing Committee on Finance and Administration (STACFAD)

  • 31 March-2 April, Lord Nelson Hotel, Halifax, NS, Canada
    To review decisions taken regarding the conditions of appointment of the Executive Secretary.

Standing Committee on International Control (STACTIC)

  • 31 March-2 April, Lord Nelson Hotel, Halifax, NS, Canada
    To fix catch quotas during 1981 for cod in 3M, cod in 3NO and capelin in 3LNO.
  • 25-26 June, Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    To revise management measures for cod in 3M and cod in 3NO

Officers of the Organization:

General Council
A. W. May, Assistant Deputy Minister,
Atlantic Fisheries (Canada) (to 11 September)
President of the organization and
Chairman of the General Council
V. K. Zilanov (USSR) (fr 11 September)
V. K. Zilanov (USSR) (to 11 September) Vice-Chairman of the General Council
M. Leigh (EU-UK) (fr 11 September)
D. E. Pethick (Canada) Chair of STACFAD
Scientific Council
R. H. Letaconnoux (EEC) (to 8 September) Chairman of the Scientific Council
R. H. Wells (Canada) (fr 8 September)
R. G. Halliday (Canada) (to 8 September) Vice-Chairman of the Scientific Council and Chairman of STACPUB
V. A. Rikhter (USSR) (fr 8 September)
G. H. Winters (Canada) (to 8 September) Chairman of STACFIS
J. P. Minet (EU) (fr 8 September)
A. S. Seliverstov (USSR) (to 8 September) Chairman of STACREC
T. K. Pitt (Canada) (fr 8 September)
Fisheries Commission
J. Farnell (EEC) (to 11 September) Chairman of the Fisheries Commission
W. M. Murphy (Canada) (fr 11 September)
H. Rasmussen (Norway) (to 11 September 1980) Vice-Chairman of the Fisheries Commission
J. A. Varea (Cuba) (fr 11 September)
A. S. Gaspar (Portugal) (to 9 September) Chairman of STACTIC
L. S. Parsons (Canada) (fr 9 September)
Executive Secretary
J. C. E. Cardoso


Contracting Parties (and dates):

Bulgaria (6 June 1979) Canada (30 November 1978)
Cuba (22 December 1978) Denmark (in respect of the Faroe Islands and Greenland (30 May 1979)
European Economic Community (EEC) 
(28 December 1978)
German Democratic Republic (GDR)
(28 December 1978)
Iceland (29 December 1978) Japan (4 January 1980)
Norway (28 December 1978) Poland (6 November 1979)
Portugal (27 May 1979) Romania (5 March 1979)
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)
(27 December 1978)
 

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