August 17, 2012
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Council) Groundfish Essential Fish Habitat Review Committee (EFHRC) will hold a meeting by conference call August 17, 2012 from 9 a.m. to noon. A listening station will be made available to the public at the Council office:
Pacific Fishery Management Council
Large Conference Room
7700 NE Ambassador Place
Portland, OR 97220-1384
The purpose of the meeting is to finalize the Phase I report on the review of information relevant to EFH for Pacific Coast groundfish stocks. The Phase I report is designed to compile new and newly-available information, and compare it with the suite of information that was used to establish the current groundfish EFH designations. The EFHRC is scheduled to report to the Council at its September 13-18, 2012 meeting in Boise, Idaho.
For more information regarding the EFHRC meeting, please contact Mr. Chuck Tracy at 503-820-2280, ext. 415; toll free 1-866-806-7204.
The meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Mr. Kris Kleinschmidt at 503-820-2280, at least five days prior to the meeting date.