Essential Fish Habitat Review Committee to Hold Meeting

The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Council) will convene a meeting of its Essential Fish Habitat Review Committee (EFHRC) on Wednesday, September 4 and Thursday, September 5, 2013. The meeting will begin each day at 8:30 a.m. and conclude at 5:00 p.m. or when business for the day is complete. The primary purpose of the meeting is to initiate plans for completing the periodic review of groundfish EFH. This will include reviewing the proposals to modify EFH, producing an informational report for the September Pacific Council meeting that summarizes the number and content of proposals, and discussing the Phase 2 Report and recommendations that will be delivered to the Council at the November meeting in Costa Mesa, California.

The meeting will be held at the following location:

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

For more information regarding this meeting, please contact Mr. Kerry Griffin at 503-820-2280, ext. 409 or toll free 1-866-806-7204.

The 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.