Tuesday, April 7th, 2015
The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s Groundfish Endangered Species Workgroup will hold a meeting on May 19-21, 2015, which is open to the public. The meeting will begin at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 19 and at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday and Thursday, May 20-21. The meeting will be held at the following location:
Regional Administrator’s Conference Room
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Western Regional Center
7600 Sand Point Way N.E.
Seattle, WA 98115‑6349
Agenda and Purpose of the Meeting
- Proposed Agenda: Groundfish Endangered Species Act Workgroup; May 19-21, 2015
The primary purpose of the meeting is to review information on take of species listed under the Endangered Species Act in the Pacific Coast groundfish fishery (other than salmonids) and provide recommendations to the Council on any additional mitigation measures needed, if any, to meet the requirements of the Act as implemented through the terms and conditions in the most recent biological opinion for the fishery.
You may also join this meeting by conference line and webinar. To join by phone, participants should dial 888-790-6085, passcode 1730793.
To Attend the Webinar
NOAA Fisheries West Coast Region has made the GoToMeeting arrangements; if you have questions regarding the GoToMeeting webinar, please send an email to Ms. Sarah Williams or contact her at 206-526-4646 for technical assistance.
Each day of the meeting requires a different web address.
On May 19, participants can join Meeting ID: 544-685-613 at
On May 20, participants can join Meeting ID: 991-327-765 at
On May 21, participants can join Meeting ID: 845-869-013 at
Once you have joined the webinar, choose either your computer’s audio or select “Use Telephone.” If you do not select “Use Telephone” you will be connected to audio using your computer’s microphone and speakers (VolP). (See the PFMC GoToMeeting Audio Diagram for best practices).
If you do not have a headset and speakers, you may use the conference line number by dialing 1-888-790-6085, and entering passcode 1730793 at the prompt.
GoToMeeting System Requirements
- PC-based attendees: Required: Windows® 7, Vista, or XP
- Mac®-based attendees: Required: Mac OS® X 10.5 or newer
- Mobile attendees: Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet (See the GoToMeeting Webinar Apps)
Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting in person must contact Ms. Sarah Williams (Sarah.Williams@noaa.gov, 206-526-4646) in advance to arrange entrance to this NOAA facility.
This 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 503-820-2425 at least five days prior to the meeting date. If you have additional questions regarding the meeting topics, please contact Dr. Kit Dahl at 503-820-2422; toll free 1-866-806-7204.