Sablefish Management and Trawl Allocation Attainment Committee to Meet in Portland, OR January 22-23, 2020

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s ad hoc Sablefish Management and Trawl Allocation Attainment Committee (SaMTAAC) will hold a two-day meeting that is open to the public.  The meeting will begin Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 8 a.m. Pacific Standard Time and recess when business for the day is completed.  It will continue at 8 a.m. Thursday, January 23, adjourning when business for the day is completed.

Purpose of the meeting

At its 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.  The SaMTAAC’s work on alternatives will be presented at the June 2020 Pacific Council meeting.


Meeting location

This meeting will be held at the following location:

Holiday Inn Portland Airport
Bridal Veil Room
8439 NE Columbia Blvd.
Portland, OR 97220
Telephone: 503-256-5000
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 503-820-2412, at least ten business days prior to the meeting date.

For further information, please contact Dr. Jim Seger at (503) 820-2416; or toll-free 1-866-806-7204, ext. 416.