Adhoc Sablefish Management and Trawl Allocation Attainment Committee to Meet October 11-12, 2018

The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Pacific Council) will convene a meeting of its adhoc Sablefish Management and Trawl Allocation Attainment Committee (SaMTAAC).  The meeting is open to the public.

At this meeting, the SaMTAAC will continue to develop alternatives that address obstacles to achieving the goals and objectives of the groundfish trawl catch share plan related to under attainment of non-sablefish shorebased trawl allocations and unharvested sablefish quota pounds south of 36° N. latitude.  The committee’s initial work on alternatives will be presented at the November 2018 Council meeting to solicit further Council guidance.


Meeting Date

The meeting will be held Thursday, October 11, and Friday, October 12, 2018, starting at 8 a.m. and will end when business for the day has been completed and no later than 3:00 p.m. on Friday.

Meeting Location

The meeting will be held at the following location:

Hyatt Place Portland Airport
Meeting Place #3
9750 NE Cascade Station
Portland, Oregon  97220
Telephone: 1-503-288-2808

Driving Directions

Additional Information

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, ext. 411, at least ten days prior to the meeting date.

For further information about this meeting, please contact  Dr. Jim Seger at 503-820-2416; toll-free 1-866-806-7204.