Groundfish Management Team to Hold Webinar

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Council) Groundfish Management Team (GMT) will hold a Webinar, which is open to the public, on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 from 1:30 pm until business for the day has been completed. The objective of the meeting is to review analysis designed to inform the potential reorganization of groundfish stock complexes.  The GMT is tentatively scheduled to report their findings to the Council at their June 2013 meeting in Garden Grove, California. Public comment will be accommodated through the webinar online platform. Specifics as to the timing and method for making public comment will be announced at the beginning of the webinar.

To attend the GMT webinar, please reserve your seat by visiting  If requested, enter your name, email address, and the webinar ID, which is 868-468-890.  Once registered, participants will receive a confirmation e-mail message that contains detailed audio and viewing information about the event.  To only join the audio teleconference of the webinar from the U.S. or Canada, call the toll number +1 (415) 655-0051 (note: this is not a toll-free number) and use the access code 802-457-985 when prompted.

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 503-820-2280 at least five days prior to the meeting date.

If you have additional questions regarding the webinar, please contact Ms. Kelly Ames at 503-820-2280 ext. 425; toll free 1-866-806-7204. If you need technical webinar assistance, please contact Sandra at 503-820-2419.