October 10, 2012 to October 11, 2012
The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Council) Salmon Subcommittee of the Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) will hold a joint work session with the Salmon Technical Team (STT) and Model Evaluation Workgroup (MEW), which will be open to the public. The work session will be held October 10-11, 2012. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, October 10 and 9 a.m. on Thursday, October 11.
The purpose of the work session is to discuss and review proposed changes to analytical methods used in salmon management. The final list of topics for consideration at the work session is scheduled to be adopted by the Council at their September 13-18, 2012 meeting in Boise, Idaho.
Potential topics for the work session include but are not limited to:
• Bias-correction methods for mark-selective coho fisheries,
• Size limit evaluation methods for Chinook fisheries, and
• A preliminary assessment of abundance-based management of California Coastal Chinook.
The work session will be held at the following location:
Shilo Inn Portland Airport Hotel
Willamette 1 Room
11707 NE Airport Way
Portland, OR 97220
For more information regarding this meeting, please contact Mr. Mike Burner at 503-820-2280, ext. 414; 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.