Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team and Coastal Pelagic Species Advisory Subpanel Conference Call (February 28, 2011)

The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Council) will convene a conference call of the Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team (CPSMT) and the Coastal Pelagic Species Advisory Subpanel (CPSAS) which is open to the public.  The purpose of the joint conference call is to consider any CPS-related fisheries research proposals that will require an Exempted Fishing Permit (EFP) from the National Marine Fisheries Service. At its March meeting, the Council will consider adopting for public review any proposals that are submitted.  The CPSMT and CPSAS will discuss any EFP proposals, and will develop statements to be included in the March Council meeting record.

The conference call will be held on Monday, February 28, 2011, from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m Pacific time.

A Public Listening Station will be available at the following location:

Pacific Fishery Management Council
Small Conference Room
7700 NE Ambassador Place
Portland, OR 97220-1384
Telephone: 503-820-2280
Driving Directions

The public listening station is physically accessible to people with disabilities.  Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Ms. Carolyn Porter at 503-820-2280, at least five days prior to the meeting date.