Stock Assessment and Fishery Evaluation
Stock Assessment and Fishery Evaluation (SAFE) means a document or set of documents that provides Councils with a summary of the most recent biological condition of species in an FMU, and the social and economic condition of the recreational and commercial fishing industries and the fish processing industries. It summarizes, on a periodic basis, the best available scientific information concerning the past, present, and possible future condition of the stocks and fisheries being managed under Federal regulation.
50 CFR § 600.10
Unless defined otherwise in other parts of Chapter VI, the terms in this chapter have the following meanings: