Nominees Sought for WCPFC Advisory Committee

NMFS, on behalf of the Secretary of Commerce, is seeking nominations for the advisory committee established under the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Convention Implementation Act (Act). The advisory committee, to be composed of individuals from groups concerned with the fisheries covered by the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Convention (Convention), will be given the opportunity to provide input to the United States Commissioners to the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (Commission) regarding the deliberations and decisions of the Commission.

Nominations must be received no later than April 11, 2011.

Nominations should be directed to Michael Tosatto, Acting Regional Administrator, NMFS Pacific Islands Regional Office, and may be submitted by any of the following means: E-mail: Include in the subject line the following document identifier: “Advisory committee nominations”. E-mail comments, with or without attachments, are limited to 5 megabytes. Mail or hand delivery: 1601 Kapiolani Blvd. Suite 1110, Honolulu, HI 96814. Facsimile: 808–973–2941.

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