Increase the adoption of working procedures that include quality assurance and quality control mechanisms, for the improvement of stock assessment and environmental management techniques.
To stimulate the achievement of a higher level of quality within and integration between the member institutions of TACADAR, concerning fish age determination. Description of the work The Institute of Marine Research, Norway, will serve as the coordinating body for the Concerted Action by maintaining the TACADAR Internet homepage, including databases, publishing TACADAR Newsletters and organising annual plenary meetings and workshops.
- Define the framework for the application of quality assurance and quality control mechanisms, to protocols for the determination of fish ages from hard tissues.
- Discuss the levels of precision and accuracy to be used as qualifiers in statistical terms.
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