Ad Hoc Ecosystem Workgroup to Hold Meeting in Portland, OR January 15-16

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Ad Hoc Ecosystem Workgroup (EWG) will hold a meeting, which is open to the public. The meeting will be held Tuesday, January 15 and Wednesday, January 16, 2019.  The meeting will start at 1:00 p.m. on January 15 and 8:30 a.m. on January 16 and will continue until 4:30 p.m. on both days.

The purpose of the meeting is for the EWG to discuss assignments from the Pacific Council due at the March Council meeting.  These include topic selection for a climate change scenario planning exercise and recommendations on changes to the Fishery Ecosystem Plan as part of the 5-year review.  The EWG will also meet with the Groundfish Management Team and Highly Migratory Species Management Team to discuss climate change scenario planning topics.

Meeting Agenda

Meeting Location

Hyatt Place Portland Airport/Cascade Station
Meeting Place 2
9750 NE Cascades Parkway
Portland, OR 97220

Driving Directions

Additional information

Public comments during the meeting will be received from attendees at the discretion of the EWG chair.

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

For further information about the meeting, please contact Dr. Kit Dahl at 503-820-2422; toll-free 1-866-806-7204.