Ad Hoc Groundfish Electronic Monitoring Policy and Technical Advisory Committees to Hold Webinar May 29, 2019

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Ad Hoc Groundfish Electronic Monitoring  Policy Advisory Committee and Groundfish Electronic Monitoring Technical Advisory Committee (Committees) will hold a meeting via webinar, which is open to the public.  The webinar meeting will be held Wednesday,  May 29, 2019, from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. (Pacific Daylight Time) or when business for the day has been completed.

Webinar Materials

Purpose of the Webinar

The primary purpose of this webinar is for the Committees to discuss materials and develop recommendations that will be presented at the June 2019 Pacific Council meeting in San Diego, California. Specifically, National Marine Fisheries Service staff will provide an overview of electronic monitoring policy and procedural directives that guide development of electronic technologies and reporting programs for Federally managed fisheries of the United States.

To Attend the Webinar

  1. Join the webinar by visiting this link:; then click “Join a Webinar” in top right corner of page
  2. Enter the Webinar ID: 665-172-195
  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
  5. Enter the Attendee phone audio access code  449-342-745
  6. Then enter your audio phone pin (shown after joining the webinar)

NOTE: We have disabled Mic/Speakers as on option and require all participants to use a telephone or cell phone to participate.

Technical Information and System Requirements

  • PC-based attendees: Required: Windows® 10, 8, 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 (GoToMeeting Webinar Apps)

You may send an email to Mr. 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

Public comments during the webinar will be received from attendees at the discretion of both Committee chairs.

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 503-280-2411 at least ten days prior to the meeting date.

If you have additional questions regarding the webinar, please contact Mr. Brett Wiedoff at 503-820-2424; toll-free 1-866-806-7204; ext. 424.