SEDAR 40 Atlantic Menhaden

Project Description

SEDAR 40 addressed the benchmark stock assessment for Atlantic menhaden. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission coordinated the Data Workshop (January 13-16, 2014 in St. Petersburg, FL) and Assessment Workshops (June 2-5, 2014  and August 12-15, 2014 in Beaufort, NC). The Review Workshop was coordinated through SEDAR and will be held December 2014 in Atlantic Beach, NC. For more information on the data and assessment workshops, please visit or contact Mike Waine ( For more information on the review, please contact the SEDAR Coordinator for this project, Julia Byrd (

NOTE: SEDAR Working papers document the methods, datasets, and preliminary analyses that are under consideration at the various workshops and therefore do not necessarily represent final consensus opinions of workshop participants. Working paper findings and methods may change following workshop review. Working papers should not be cited without author permission.