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Summer 2013 Newsletter Available Online

Monday, September 9th, 2013

The Summer 2013 issue of the Pacific Council News is now available. Please visit the Council’s Newsletters webpage to download.

We welcome your comments and suggestions. Please send them to pfmc.comments@noaa.gov.

September 2013 Briefing Book Available Online

Monday, August 26th, 2013

The Briefing Book for the September 2013 Council meeting has been posted to the Council’s website on the “Briefing Book” webpage. The Briefing Book contains “situation summaries” (brief summaries that provide background for each agenda item), reports and materials for each agenda item, and written public comment.

June 2013 Council Meeting Decision Summary Document Available Online

Friday, June 28th, 2013

The Pacific Fishery Management Council met June 20-25, 2013 in Garden Grove, California. The June 2013 Council Meeting Decision Summary Document summarizes the decisions made during that meeting.

June 2013 Briefing Book Available Online

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

The Briefing Book for the June 2013 Council meeting has been posted to the Council’s website on the “Briefing Book” webpage. The Briefing Book contains “situation summaries” (brief summaries that provide background for each agenda item), reports and materials for each agenda item, and written public comment.

Press Release: Successful Managing Our Nation’s Fisheries 3 Conference Brings Together Diverse Voices

Friday, May 10th, 2013

Washington, D.C., May 9, 2013 — The Managing Our Nation’s Fisheries 3 conference wrapped up on a successful note, with conference participants developing 128 recommendations for improving fishery sustainability. Please see the full Press Release dated May 9, 2013.

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Latest Version of The Line, Summary of West Coast Fisheries News

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Download The Line, Volume 2, No. 2, a publication of the Pacific Fishery Management Council. The Line is a summary of West Coast fisheries news, for fishermen, published five times per year. This issue reports on the decisions made at the April 2013 PFMC meeting.

If you have comments, questions, or suggestions regarding The Line, please direct them to: Ms. Jennifer Gilden, Information and Communications Specialist at (503) 820-2280 ext. 418 or toll free: 1-866-806-7204.

Council Coordination Committee (CCC) Briefing Book Materials

Friday, April 26th, 2013

Salmon Preseason Report III Available

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Preseason Report III Council Adopted Management Measures and Environmental Assessment Part 3 for 2013 Ocean Salmon Fishery Regulations, published April 2013, is available on the Council’s website. Visit the Preseason Report III webpage to download the document.

April 2013 Council Meeting Decision Summary Document Available Online

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

The Pacific Fishery Management Council met April 6-11, 2013 in Portland, Oregon. The April 2013 Council Meeting Decision Summary Document summarizes the decisions made during that meeting.

DRAFT Council-Adopted Salmon Management Measures for May 2013-April 30, 2014 Ocean Salmon Fisheries

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

The following DRAFT salmon management measures tables were adopted by the Council at their April 2013 meeting and will be published in Preseason Report III (tentatively scheduled for April 22). Please keep in mind the tables are DRAFT until implemented as Federal Regulations.

See the 2013 salmon season press release here.