Pacific Sardine Stock Assessment Review Webinar to be held March 6, 2018

The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Pacific Council) will hold a meeting via webinar to review the 2018 stock assessment for Pacific sardine.  The webinar will be held on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time) or until business for the day has been completed.  This webinar is open to the public.

The purpose of the meeting is to review the 2018 update stock assessment for Pacific sardine. The Coastal Pelagic Species (CPS) Subcommittee of the Pacific Council’s Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) will conduct the review, and will follow the Pacific Council’s Terms of Reference for Stock Assessment Reviews.  The Pacific Council will use the 2018 assessment to establish Pacific sardine fishery management measures and harvest specifications for the 2018-19 fishing year, which begins July 1 and ends the following June 30 each year. Representatives of the Council’s CPS Management Team and the CPS Advisory Subpanel will also participate in the review, as advisers.

Webinar Materials

To Attend the Webinar

  1. Join the meeting by visiting this link:; then click “Join a Webinar” in top right corner of page
  2. Enter the Webinar ID: 596-833-451
  3. Please enter your name and email address (required)
  4. You must use your telephone for the audio portion of the meeting by dialing this TOLL number: 1 (415) 655-0060 (not a toll-free number)
  5. Enter the Attendee phone audio access code 376-071-500
  6. Enter your audio phone PIN (shown after joining the webinar)

Technical Information

System Requirements

  • PC-based attendees: Required: Windows® 7, Vista, or XP
  • Mac®-based attendees: Required: Mac OS® X 10.5 or newer
  • Mobile attendees: Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet (See the GoToMeeting Webinar Apps)

You may send an email to Kris Kleinschmidt or contact him at 503-820-2280, extension 411, for technical assistance.

Public Listening Station

A public listening station will also be provided at the Council office.

Pacific Fishery Management Council
7700 NE Ambassador Place, Suite 101
Portland, OR 97220-1384
Driving Directions

Additional information

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 503-820-2411 at least ten days prior to the meeting date.

If you have additional questions regarding the webinar, please contact Mr. Kerry Griffin  at 503-820-2409; toll-free 1-866-806-7204.