Acoustic Assessment of the Distribution and Abundance of Widow RockfishDeadline for written questions: 12.23.2014
Deadline for submissions: 1.15.2015
Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission (PSMFC) intends to charter a vessel to participate in a pilot research project to examine the distribution and abundance of widow rockfish at selected survey sites off of Oregon and Washington. This project will be in collaboration with the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS). NMFS and PSMFC will be responsible for the Project Design and will provide all necessary scientific deck equipment. The Contractor, will support the scientific operations as the Project Design requires. The project will take place in a late February to early April 2015 window, depending upon coordinating the project between the scientific crew and vessel availability. Mobilization and demobilization for the charter will be conducted from Newport, OR. The goal is to complete up to 21 sampling days.
Download the full Request for Proposals (RFP) by clicking the Download RFP button belowDownload RFP Dec. 9, 2014