Pacific Whiting Treaty

Management of the coastal stock of Pacific whiting is accomplished through a bilateral agreement between the United States and Canada, known as the Pacific Whiting Treaty. The agreement allocates a set percentage of the harvest quota to American and Canadian fishermen. Currently, the United States harvests nearly 74 percent of the annual quota and Canada the remaining 26 percent.

Upcoming Meetings

Past meetings

Various types of information about Pacific whiting and implementation of the Pacific Whiting Treaty, including harvest specifications, meeting notices, etc. can be found on our Public Notices web page.

Committees and Panels

Call for Nominations to Advisory Panel and Joint Management Committee - Nominations due 7/15/2019

Advisory Panel

Joint Management Committee

Joint Technical Committee

Scientific Review Group

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