Northwest Fisheries Science Center

Pacific Coast Groundfish Fishery Social Study Survey Tool

If you would like to schedule an appointment with us for a researcher to meet you in person or to contact you over the phone, to provide you the survey, or to answer any questions and further discuss the research, please email us at and we’ll do our best to make the appropriate arrangements.

Instructions for the Electronic version of the Pacific Groundfish Fishery Social Survey

The electronic version of the survey is available in multiple formats for completion. It is available as an MS Word document to download and print out only. It is not available in a fillable format in MS Word, only printable.

For electronically fillable options, an Adobe PDF fillable document is downloadable, able to be completed electronically and returned. Electronic features in these documents will allow for you to enter information electronically and save the completed document electronically.

MS Word English Printable Only
Adobe PDF English Fillable

Please refer to the following instructions to return the survey based on the format selected.

To complete the printable MS Word Survey:

To complete the PDF survey:

Notes on all remote surveys:

If you prefer to receive a hard copy of the survey, feel free to email us a request at Please provide your name and address for the mailing. We will provide the survey document and a postage paid return envelope for you to return the survey to us.

Thank you for your participation!

Contact Information

Study Email address:

Please send general information inquires, and completed surveys to this email address.