Northern Anchovy Biomass Estimate Review Meeting October 11, 2016

The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Council) will convene a review of a biomass estimate for the central subpopulation of northern anchovy (CSNA).  The Coastal Pelagic Species (CPS) Subcommittee of the Council’s Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) will conduct the review. The meeting will take place 10 A.M. – 5 P.M., Pacific Time, Tuesday, October 11, 2016, in La Jolla, California.  The meeting is open to the public.

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Purpose of the Meeting

The primary purpose of the meeting is to review a biomass estimate for the central subpopulation of northern anchovy.  The SSC CPS subcommittee will conduct the review, with one member each from the CPS Management Team (CPSMT) and CPS Advisory Subpanel (CPSAS) serving as advisers.  The subcommittee will submit a report to the full SSC, for further review at the November 15-21, 2016 Council meeting in Garden Grove, California.  At that meeting, the Council will consider the biomass estimate along with any recommendations of the SSC, other advisory bodies, and public comment; and may consider taking management action.

Meeting Location

The meeting will be held at the following location:

National Marine Fisheries Service’s Southwest Fisheries Science Center
Pacific Conference Room
8901 La Jolla Shores Drive
La Jolla, California 92037
Telephone: 858-546-7000
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For Further Information

The meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Mr. Dale Sweetnam at 858-546-7170, at least ten business days prior to the meeting date.

For further information regarding the meeting, please contact Mr. Kerry Griffin at 503-820-2409; or toll free 1-866-806-7204, ext. 409.